, 2007 - Travel
- 1236 pages
India doesn't even have to try - it will bowl you out with its head-reeling mix of cultures, its fast-swelling cities, its still-visible history and its thousands of different landscapes. Get on a train - the quintessential Indian experience - and chug your way past apple blossom and snowy peaks, fort-scattered deserts, tropical beaches and eerie salt plains. This guide includes - over 250 detailed, grid-referenced maps; new activities chapter covers festivals and activities like language classes, yoga courses and Ayurvedic massage; colour highlights section with reader and author experiences; improved coverage of Delhi accommodation.