India Driving Tour: Jaisalmer
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India Driving Tour: Jaisalmer

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
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Our Route from Mandawa to Bikaner

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
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Mandawa calms on our Rajasthan Road Trip

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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Pushkar: Not A Perfectly Peaceful Place
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Pushkar: Not A Perfectly Peaceful Place

Pushkar – Another Holy City We left Jaipur to start a whistle stop tour to three different Rajasthan towns over the next three days. The first was to be Pushkar one of India’s most holy cities. If I had to describe Pushkar in comparison to other Indian places we have visited I would say it […]

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India Travel: Things to do in Jaipur
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India Travel: Things to do in Jaipur

Day four of our Rajasthan tour was going to be a slow day, and all we had on the agenda was a visit to the City Palace and the Albert Museum (or Albert Hall as it is known in some guides). We planned to spend the rest of the day doing some chores.  Here is […]