Jodhpur is the second largest city in the state of Rajasthan, India. It is also known as the Gateway to Thar (due to its location on the edge of the Thar desert), Sun City (due to the many sunny days), or City of Blue Houses (due to the large number of blue houses).
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it was the other way round, that they're repelled by the colour blue?? In Jodhpur, India the buildings ...
Jodhpur has the worst streets ever, so bumpy it is hard to have a comfortable ride in the rickshaw. On the other hand, it is unique, as the majority of the houses are painted in blue to repel mosquitoes. The streets are full of spices, so the city has a different smell. Our hostel, the Blue House, is run ...
Posted in Nick & Sonia's Travel Experience by sonianick
Jodhpur is an incredible city. Open fronted shops, and houses painted in similar shades of aqua, ultramarine, cobalt and sky blue stack on top of one another to create a disorienting maze. It's just edges and corners of concrete colour, like an angular reflection of the constant sky sprawling out to the horizon ...
Posted in India by Alzashelza
Zip-lining at the Jodhpur Fort
The afternoon that Jardin and I explored Jodhpur Fort, we did something extraordinary, a must-do in Jodhpur: zip-lining at Jodhpur Fort. Now I did the Gibbon Experience, which was 23 zip lines, so I wasn ...
Posted in Wanderlust Wallace by kendallwallace