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Jodhpur and the Road to Udaipur

February 15, 20134 Comments

Jodhpur – The Blue City It was a long drive to Jodhpur, our second to last destination in Rajasthan, before waving off our driver.   The three restful days in Jaisalmer and our separation from each other had allowed driver and passenger relations to be restored to more friendly less tense mood levels.   So we set off […]

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Jaisalmer Desert Camel Safari

February 12, 20137 Comments

Three Men, Three Camels and No Wisdom There are a multitude of  choices for your Jaisalmer desert camel safari.  You can trek for days deep into the desert, sleep under the stars with a few blankets without a tent, sleep in a basic tent or even in the luxury of semi-permanent tent in a desert […]

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India Driving Tour: Jaisalmer

February 8, 20132 Comments

Our India driving tour of Rajasthan was entering its final leg with a three day visit to Jaisalmer and a search for a camel safari. The Road to Jaisalmer We had decided the night before, after doing some on-line research, that we were not happy with the driver’s recommendation and outline costs (2,500Rp.) for the desert safari […]

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Our Route from Mandawa to Bikaner

February 5, 20132 Comments

Driving from Mandawa to Bikaner The journey from Mandawa to Bikaner is listed as taking just over 3 hours, at around 188km, but with a few detours to some sights along the way we arrived six hours after we departed.   We had left Mandawa at 9am that morning, and on arrival in the city, […]

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Mandawa calms on our Rajasthan Road Trip

February 2, 20130 Comments

We left the lovely Pushkar after our breakfast and set out towards Mandawa, this was going to be one of the longer travelling days on this trip at six hours. The journey though is full of sights though as a great deal of it is away from the main highways and you travel through great little villages […]

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