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Jaisalmer’s Places to Visit – My Travel Itinerary

Jaisalmer’s Places to Visit – My Travel Itinerary

Jaisalmer is also known as the Golden city of India because its monuments and most of the houses in the city are made of yellow sand stone. It is an old city and main architect attraction is forts and Havelis. Winter months are the best time to visit Jaisalmer because in summers the temperature rises till 50 Celcius due to hot sand storms. I have decided to visit Jaisalmer in end December, which is peak tourism season in Rajasthan. I…

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Orchha Cenotaphs – Picture Perfect

Orchha Cenotaphs – Picture Perfect

As I wrote earlier that we reached Orchha in the morning as we came by overnight train from Delhi. The first day we explored the fort, Jahangir Palace, and river at the slow pace. Orchha cenotaphs we had seen from across the river during sunset. On the second day, we decided to visit Chhatris, which we had seen from across the river during sunset. When we reached the area and noticed there was no one except the gate keeper. He…

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Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom – Jewels of Kerala

Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom – Jewels of Kerala

When we started from Munnar on sunny but cool morning for Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom. We were staying in tea garden area, so route we have chosen for Thekkady didn’t pass through the town of Munnar. We started from our hotel in tea garden area and driving through spice plantation. There was Cardamom plantation on the slopes, then I had seen Black pepper plants/vines on both sides of roads and other spices trees. There were small & big houses with some…

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My travel to Jim Corbett & another no show by Tiger

My travel to Jim Corbett & another no show by Tiger

I been to few National Parks/Tiger Reserves but never spotted a Tiger and this is a bit sad feeling. Some of my friends been to Jim Corbett and they suggested that the chances of spotting the Tiger there are quite high. So, I planned to travel with one of my distant (Ha ha…. because she was known to one of my friends and traveled with me earlier) friend as she looking to travel anywhere 😛 Driving is a most preferred…

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Jaipur by Night

Jaipur by Night

Jaipur is the city of monuments, palaces, and forts. As I mentioned in my another post, I visited Jaipur many times and discovered something new every time. I am not going to write about those things or what I had seen during the day in this post. Here I am going to talk about the things I had seen after sunset.i.e. Jaipur by Night. Jaipur looks totally different at night, illumination or lights on monuments adds a different dimension to…

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