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I've been to some of the Northern parts of India, and they are terrific. As far as traveling solo goes, I am recommending the following destinations because they are commonly visited by other travelers, increasing your chances of meeting up with... See More
You really shouldn't miss Varanasi. Not only are the ghats impressive, but the entire city is a cultural and religious gathering place. This is, after all, where the pilgrims come to pray on the River Ganges. The ghats are always active with people,... See More
I agree with Crystal about the train booking process being a lot more inconvenient than one might think. It's kindof a hassle, and there are numerous scams running about as well. Flights can be very reliable and affordable. (And much quicker, too). With relatively... See More
If you want to fly into Mali and see the Dogon Plateau & Dogon area, it would be faster and closer for you to get a flight into Mopti. The Mopti-Sevare area is one of the launchpads for trips into Dogon country due to the close... See More