Big Crazy Family Adventure Legs 5-9 Pictures
During the second half of their 13,000-mile journey, the Kirkby family traveled from the mountains of Tibet and into the heart of India. See their pictures from the road, including Bodi’s sketches!
Riding in StyleThe famed Hindustan Ambassador, an Indian-made car that, even though outdated and no longer in production, remains a ubiquitous icon of the country’s automotive industry. For this leg of the journey, the Kirkbys hire an Ambassador driver to take them from Agra to New Delhi, India. 960 1280
Woodville Palace HotelThe main entrance into the fabulous Woodville Palace Hotel, which was formerly the home of an Indian maharaja. The hotel boasts old-world style and character, coupled with modern amenities for travelers looking for a place to rest in Shimla, India. At the hotel, Bruce Kirkby explores family history and enjoys visiting with the royal family of Shimla. 960 1280
Goodbye British Columbia, Hello India!Bodi Kirkby helps his family pack the car for the road trip from Kimberley to the Columbia River, where they will canoe 100 miles to their next stop, the Rocky Mountaineer train, which they’ll ride to Vancouver, British Columbia. 960 1280
All Aboard the Rocky Mountaineer TrainChristine, Bodi and Taj (standing in front of Christine) wave to the oncoming Rocky Mountaineer train in Golden, British Columbia. Related: World's Best Family Train Trips 960 1280
Breathtaking Views from the Rocky MountaineerChristine and Taj take in the breathtaking views of the Golden countryside from aboard the Rocky Mountaineer train. The train is taking the Kirkbys to Vancouver, where they will visit with Bruce’s family for a few days before boarding the Hanjin Ottawa container ship bound for Busan, South Korea. 960 1280
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