The Wacky Wagah Border Crossing

The Wacky Wagah Border Crossing

The Wacky Wagah Border Crossing If someone were to ask me what the craziest experience or thing I witnessed during my two months in India, even though there were quite a bit, the Wagah Border Crossing would top the list.  India and Pakistan have had a tumultuous relationship, including fighting in four wars, that has stretched back to Indian independence in 1947.  Flash forward to present day, their relationship is still very sour, and there is only one possible border crossing via land, at the Wagah Border. To add a…

The Golden Temple of Amritsar

The Golden Temple of Amritsar

The Golden Temple of Amritsar While not originally in my travel plans, Amritsar was a last minute addition on my way to Delhi before I would leave India for Europe.  I’m really glad I took the efforts to get to this city, because both the Golden Temple and the Wagah Border Crossing, remain two of the more memorable experiences of my trip. Amritsar, located in the state of Punjab is home to the holiest temple to the Sikh religion.  This impressive structure is gilded in gold and is open 24…