Orissa

Orissa, India

Travel Blogs from Orissa

Orissa Travel Blogs (360)
Up the East Coast, Part III: The Sun Temple, Puri and Konarak, India travel blog

Up the East Coast, Part III: The Sun Temple

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... blue chlorite statues of Surya still surviving the centuries. All around the temple were glimpses into the life of thirteenth century Orissa and the minds of the Buddhist craftsmen as they constructed the Hindu temple. Surya showed me many of these as ...

Cows and temples, Puri, India travel blog

Cows and temples

A travel blog entry by mightylongway

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Okay, deep breath.... eww it stinks!! India sure is one smelly country and with a rising population it isn't likely to get any better. Besides the constant stench our train journey in 2nd class sleeper from Kolkata to the little beach side pilgrimage ...

Shitting on a beach (not me), Puri, India travel blog

Shitting on a beach (not me)

A travel blog entry by benabroad

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... .        Our stomachs filled, we then went to the dance festival, where todays performances were of Orissa and Manipur dance styles, stopping on the way in a little tent where they were holding a promotion for India tea. ...

24 Hours on the floor of an Indian train, Bhubaneswar, India travel blog

24 Hours on the floor of an Indian train

A travel blog entry by benabroad

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So, going with Jamies reccommendation and doing what felt right, i am today going to get onto a train at 7:40 where i have no seat for the 24hr journey and i am 72nd in line for a seat so i have to hope there are a hell of a lot of cancellations. Lets ...