I never visited South Asia, but I was once on a road like this in South America, Ecuador, to be more exact.
I did not visited South Asia.
No, but South India and Sri Lanka would be worth visiting.
No, the closest I got was Burma for a short mission but that's as close as I got. From what the Indian people here tell me though, there are many beautiful places there to see.
Yes, I've spent many months in Asscrackistan and Pakistan! I wouldn't wish either of those countries on a broke dick dog! Now India? I think I could enjoy that and not get shot at!