Monday, November 08, 2010

That One ride.

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I badly, badly want to travel.
Yes, I am getting old. I cannot hitch hike the way I used to. I used to take the first train, take a full ticket and get down where ever I felt like. I used to walk, I used to sleep at the railway platforms. I loved them better than a ride in the cab. I could feel the people, I could feel the soul. 

Am sick these days and I dont think i can be that adventurous as I used to. But I have made up my mind. I am taking the good ol Maruti 800 on this trip. All India trip. I have charted the route. that sums up to about 15,000 Km and touching almost all states except some of them in the east. I badly want to make it to Arunachal, but my friend in the Army at Assam Rifles say common people take the chopper normally as the roads are, a bit non existent.

15,000 Km means a month. well. A MONTH.

I guess I have to take this trip at any cost. Should get back the fire I have long lost. C'mon dumpo, you are not that old as you think you are. Like they say, you are just 18 with 12 years of experience !! :D:D

2 comments:

Carpe Diem! said...

This is an AMAZING idea! You should totally do it! :D Btw, have you ever heard of couchsurfing? If you haven't, you should look it up, couchsurfing.org. I've had really good experiences with it while travelling. Anyhow, good luck with the travelling! :D

DrEaMy PrInCeSs said...

keep away from BOTTLES.