i (i) wrote,

hampi, part three, in which you can really see the geological similarity to the US desert southwest

these steps, which numbered in the hundreds, were made from hand quarried granite, 1'x8'x8", and sometimes stacked several deep to bring the staircase level. it was all built by hand.

almost all of the tourists in hampi were from india.


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