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My Kerala Itinerary

My Kerala Itinerary

Here is my Kerala itinerary. We spent 10 days and visited many interesting places but I feel there are many more places, which I missed or in some places, we spend very less time. We traveled from Delhi to Cochin by air and then we hired a cab for the complete trip as I was traveling with my parents. Tips when traveling with elderly parents If you are on the budget then trains and buses have good connectivity to all parts…

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Munnar places to visit – The Tea Town of Kerala

Munnar places to visit – The Tea Town of Kerala

We were staying in Cochin but before we can start, it started raining very heavily. It was pouring cats and dogs and within 10 minutes open corridor of resort filled with water. But due to heavy rain we had to wait and after 30 minutes when rain turned to light drizzling we started.  We were staying in Bolgotty Island we took ferry to cross the river. We reached the jetty and our driver got the car in to ferry for…

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Mesmerizing Jaswant Thada – Taj of Marwar

Mesmerizing Jaswant Thada – Taj of Marwar

I was on the top of Mehrangarh Fort and noticed a beautiful white color structure on the north side of Fort. From its silhouette, I understood it is Jaswant Thada also known as Taj of Marwar. The white color marble structure stands out and highlights to the surrounding reddish-brown rocky hills at the back of it when you see from far. By the time I finished with Mehrangarh Fort, it was already afternoon and sun was at the top. So,…

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Music in Mehrangarh Fort – Jodhpur

Music in Mehrangarh Fort – Jodhpur

This guy was sitting with family after the second gate of Mehrangarh fort and playing his Thori or Nayak Bhopas. His elder son, who is probably 4 years old was giving him company and playing a small drum (Dhol). Wife was sitting quietly and didn’t reply to anything I asked 🙂 She was taking care of toddler sleeping on the rug beside her. The family sits there whole day playing the instruments and surviving on money tourist give them. In…

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Why only women?????

Why only women?????

In Hinduism why only women have to fast for the safety of husband, kids, and family or prosperity of family? From Karva choth, Teej, Ahoi aastmi, Chatth, Vat savitri etc etc, naming few. Someone may say, Oh!!!! in ancient times women use to stay at home and men use to go out to work that’s why. Ok….. but in those days also women have to work hard to manage home because there were no home appliances to help them. They…

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