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  • Feb 9th: Jaipur and ElephantsJaipur is the capital of the state of Rajasthan. It is a big, metropolitan city with a population of 6.7MM. There are actual stores here, rather than stalls, and there are restaurants rather than stalls and there are Posted by Follow Carol in Northern India | Feb 9, 2016
  • Feb 8th: Road to JaipurWell crap. I have a cold which kept me up most of the night. I am sure that no one believes me, but I am never sick, at least not at home. But get me on a Posted by Follow Carol in Northern India | Feb 8, 2016
  • 28. Hampi to MysuruWe figured we could use a break from the sun, so we headed out of Goa and made way south, to central Karnataka. The province is a blend of banana plantations, palaces, beaches and tiger reserves, but the reason for Posted by mm_lukes in and so the adventure begins ... | Feb 8, 2016
  • Feb 7th: The Taj Mahal[center][/center] Do you realize that I actually walked through the Taj Mahal this morning? My reactions to the whole experience have been all over the map. First I was stunned by the vastnes Posted by Follow Carol in Northern India | Feb 7, 2016
  • India: UdaipurOnce again we had an early start to get a local train from Ajmer station to Udaipur from Pushkar. We were the first in the hotel's restaurant and it seemed like the servers had been woken up just to feed Posted by advensha in Advensha | Feb 6, 2016
  • Feb 6th: AgraAs I write this I am sitting in the hotel bar, drinking a passable chenin blanc and watching a sitar player and his accompanying percussionist play for the lobby. No I am not kidding. The rest of the Posted by Follow Carol in Northern India | Feb 6, 2016
  • India: PushkarAfter the night we'd had in Tordi, I for one was glad our next stop was Pushkar; the spiritual home of India, a Hindu pilgrimage, a place where no meat, eggs or alcohol can be found or consumed. A veritable Posted by advensha in Advensha | Feb 6, 2016
  • Goodbye IndiaWe're out of here Posted by kforge in Kevin & Jeni 2016 - Rajasthan | Feb 5, 2016
  • Feb 5th: The GangesBy the time I got to bed last night, I had convinced myself that I would not get up at 5:00, to meet in the lobby at 6:00, to walk through the crazy streets of Varanasi down to the river Posted by Follow Carol in Northern India | Feb 5, 2016
  • Agra to DelhiAfter a long and boring drive from Agra, we arrived about 6pm and said goodbye to our driver Shankr and his assistant Ranwi The following day we did a little tour [img=ht Posted by kforge in Kevin & Jeni 2016 - Rajasthan | Feb 4, 2016
  • 27. Straight for the beachTime to toss out the shoes and put some sand between our toes. We took the first train out of Delhi and headed straight to the Goan beaches. By this time we were pretty use to train rides but this Posted by mm_lukes in and so the adventure begins ... | Feb 4, 2016
  • 26. Time to say goodbyeThe time had come and we needed to say goodbye to the family. It was tough when we left 6 months ago but it was even tougher to say goodbye again. We had such an amazing three weeks and wish Posted by mm_lukes in and so the adventure begins ... | Feb 4, 2016
  • 25. The TAJ!Built in 1963, the Taj was constructed for the emperor’s third wife who died giving birth to their fourteenth child. Unfortunately for the emperor, just after its completion he was overthrown by his son and was imprisoned in the Agra Posted by mm_lukes in and so the adventure begins ... | Feb 4, 2016
  • Feb 4th: VaranasiThis morning we flew from Delhi to Varanasi aboard India Air. This is quite a change from business class on Emirates Air, I’ll tell ya. You’ve read about those rickety old buses in Mexico? Well, this flight Posted by Follow Carol in Northern India | Feb 4, 2016
  • Ranthambhore to Agra [img=http://photos.travellerspoint.c Posted by kforge in Kevin & Jeni 2016 - Rajasthan | Feb 4, 2016
  • Bundi to RamthambhoreMost of the hotels are in Sawai Madhopur, a dirty, stinking, horrible city We did not see any tigers on our two safaris but the national park was interesting and we saw lots of other animals including the extremely shy leopard [img=http://photos.tra Posted by kforge in Kevin & Jeni 2016 - Rajasthan | Feb 4, 2016
  • Udaipur to BundiA very pleasant town (but not the city) [img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/330645/Chittorgra..ted_mi Posted by kforge in Kevin & Jeni 2016 - Rajasthan | Feb 4, 2016
  • 24. I spy with my little eye...After some long days of sightseeing we were all ready for a little bit of relaxation. Our next stop was Ranthambore National Park. Originally the park was a hunting reserve for India’s richest, but around 1970 it was turned into Posted by mm_lukes in and so the adventure begins ... | Feb 4, 2016
  • India: TordiAfter a comparative lie-in and more leisurely breakfast at the hotel caf, we hopped onto our cosy minibus destined for Tordi; a rural village in Rajasthan. The journey took approx. 5 hours and we stopped twice, once for the supermarket Posted by advensha in Advensha | Feb 4, 2016
  • Feb 3rd: Seeing more of DelhiI slept very well last night, thanks to modern pharmaceuticals. By 7:30 this morning I was in the hotel dining room enjoying cappuccinos, pastries and a small omelet. Other than made-to-order eggs, the breakfast is buffet and is Posted by Follow Carol in Northern India | Feb 3, 2016
  • India: JaipurAnother pre-sunset start for us on our second day; we got up at 6am to catch a local bus to Jaipur, the third destination in the Indian Golden Triangle and our first venture into the state of Rajasthan. To gear Posted by advensha in Advensha | Feb 3, 2016
  • WE MADE IT!After about 20 hours on planes and 9 hours waiting in numerous airports we finally reached our destination. At least part of us did! Upon exiting the plane in Delhi we were met by a man who worked Posted by Flemings2 in India to Bhutan | Feb 2, 2016
  • Feb 2nd: First DayI am absolutely amazed that I have awakened in Delhi India today. Off and on all day I almost become emotional by my good fortune to be able to experience this. Several times I have had to exclaim, Posted by Follow Carol in Northern India | Feb 2, 2016
  • In UdaipurJeni had just about finished with her cold and now it time for our colds to get into full swing. I decided to take the morning off to help recovery. At lunchtime I joined Dee and Jeni at the lakeside Posted by kforge in Kevin & Jeni 2016 - Rajasthan | Jan 31, 2016
  • India: AgraOur alarms woke us up on day 1 of our India tour at 4:30am. We had a train to catch to Agra at 6am and had to get ready, check out and navigate the temperamental traffic of Delhi. It was Posted by advensha in Advensha | Jan 30, 2016
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