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Touching the Roof of the World in Ladakh

LADAKH, India – The barren and breathtaking landscape at the roof of the world is an otherworldly experience. The stretch of the Himalayas is the ultimate India for explorers.

Fathom Questionnaire: Julia Leach

Everywhere I go, I check out the art bookstores, museums and galleries, hardware stores (for great string), flea markets, and the post office (to pick up stamps for my collection).

A Few Days in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD, India – Pearls and palaces, diamonds and mosques. We get an insider take on the capital of Andhra Pradesh in southern India.

WIN! A Dream Trip to India

One lucky person will win a $17,000 trip to India for two, to Delhi, Mumbai, and Udaipur. Want that person to be your? Then just enter yourself in the contest!

Fathom's India Giveaway: You Could Be Here

How great is the $17,000 India trip we're giving away be? Well, how easily can you picture yourself and someone you really, really like spending two days these amazing places? 

Literary Excerpt: Seen One Taj, Seen Mahal

"Why should I spend time and money on things and places I'm not interested in when so many overlooked experiences beckon?" An excerpt from Matt Gross's The Turk Who Loved Apples.

Fathom Questionnaire: Matt Gross

Bizarre travel rituals: I love getting a haircut as soon as possible when I land in a new country. Often this means I get a bad haircut, but it's a fascinating introduction to a new culture.

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