What Jae's doing now
so this is it then, i'm currently in mumbai airport killing time. and as i've missed all those new year list things the papers do at this time of year, i thought i would do one of my own... the bests... lassie - temple lassie at murthera (will correct spelling later!), they flicked the flies off the curd, made it with local waters, added cardamon suger with bare hands and served it in a terracotta pot. This was the absolutely best tasty lassie i had, and it didn't make me at all ill. research suggests that the more you pay for a lassie, the worse it is. meal - kingfish steak with garlic butter in karalom, our first fish of south india due to the flooding, and well worth the wait best snack - apple pie at illy's coffee shop siagon coffee - vietnamese, 1 centimeter of thick black stuff with a strange taste of chocolate, and another centimeter of condensed milk. stir together and sip slowly moments - my first tiger, and leaving the 5 star hotel in delhi to get on an autorickshaw and drive through the rush hour madness to try to get the last train to agra. the moment i realised for the first time of the trip that i could, and that i did love india too the very best moment though was way back a week into the first trip, after a really hard days down hill trekking, with my toe in complete agony, i sat with my boots off, in the sun, looking at the hills of north vietnam, drinking green tea just picked from the garden, with 3 months of adventures ahead of me. At this moment i knew i was as completely content as it is possible to humanly be....