HAMPI - A unique destination which is a pilgrim’s delight, a backpacker’s hub, a historian’s riddle and a geologist’s venture – Hampi’s got it all! Except for one thing. We did not see a single resort and we hope it remains this way. Here is a list of 11 KILLER things to do in this little village in Karnataka, India. http://drifterplanet.com/hampi-awesome-things-to-do/
Hampi, India, was home to one of the largest Empires of the World: Vijaynagara Empire. The Hindu temples have resisted the Islamic Invasion although many were destroyed by the invasion. In the year 1325 Muhammad-bin-Tughluq led several attacks towards south India, particularly Hampi. The Vijaynagara Hindu Empire was created to protect India from the Invasions.
Hampi Ruins of Vijayanagara CYCLING GOA TO HAMPI: In the footsteps of the Chalukya and Vijayanagara empires http://www.amazon.com/CYCLING-GOA-HAMPI-footsteps-Vijayanagara-ebook/dp/B00V2H8LQA/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1427333150&sr=1-1 In India: http://www.amazon.in/CYCLING-GOA-HAMPI-footsteps-Vijayanagara-ebook/dp/B00V2H8LQA/ref=sr_1_6?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1427333321&sr=1-6