Tag : Rajasthan

Back to Bombay

Indian trains are cheap and a great way to met local people while gazing out at the surrounding countryside but they are also painfully slow, dirty, crowded and uncomfortable. The train  to Bombay trundled slowly across the Rajasthani desert through the night and as I awoke the scenery outside had......

Udaipur – Rajasthan’s most romantic and beguiling destination

Udaipur – Rajasthan’s most romantic and beguiling destination Udaipur is often described as the most romantic place in India and Udaipur started to enchant me from the moment I arrived off an overnight sleeper train with a magical, purple hued sunrise that glowed over the shimmering lake blowing away cobwebs......

Jaipur – Pink Cities, Palaces and Primates

The ‘Pink City’ of Jaipur completes India’s touristic “golden triangle.” Jaipur is the capital of India’s most flamboyant and colourful state of Rajasthan. The old city was northern India’s first planned city, founded by Jai Singh II in 1727, and is an exercise in symmetry with streets laid out in......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

You cannot copy content of this page