Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Scenes from Our Corner of the World

India has everything. There are the frozen Himalayas, the deserts of Rajasthan, the tea plantations of Kerala, the jungles of West Bengal, and the beautiful beaches of coastal Andhra.

In the cities, you can see many of the same sights you'd find in any other metro city of the world--malls, IMAX theaters, fast food joints, and amusement parks, while in the slums and villages, you may encounter agonizing poverty and squalor.

But no matter where you go in India, there's color, beauty, and spice. Our area is no different. Here are some scenes from our beautiful state, Andhra Pradesh: