Travel Blogs from Jaipur, India

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Day 68 - Happy Holi, Jaipur, India travel blog

Day 68 - Happy Holi

A travel blog entry by craigadventure


... had come to India specifically to attend the Holi Festival!  Although it is celebrated across the country, Rajasthan and particularly Jaipur, is renowned for its enthusiastic revelry. By 1pm things started to slow down and by 2pm we were back at ...

Jaipur..., Jaipur, India travel blog


A travel blog entry by bensamson


Jaipur!... On est au Rajasthan !!! ca change du reste de lInde. Temps agreable, la nourriture est top et les gens sont bcp plus sympas et open mind.. la discussion se fait bien agreablement... encore une journee ici ou nous avons un hotel des plus ...

Jaipur, Jaipur, India travel blog


A travel blog entry by 4tumbleweeds


... finally made contact with Rajendra, who took all four of us into the Old City of Jaipur again. Jaipur was the first planned city in India (all things are relative!), and was designed by the ruling Maharajah in the seventeenth century.  This ...

Palaces and forts, Jaipur, India travel blog

Palaces and forts

A travel blog entry by liamandsam


... been looking up cooking courses across India and wanting to try at least 3 to get a good range of regional foods mastered. The Jaipur cooking class was going to be where I ticked off Northern Indian cuisine (all those curries with cream). We got picked up ...

Golden Triangle Part Two, Jaipur, India travel blog

Golden Triangle Part Two

A travel blog entry by sarahandandy


...  with it. After stocking up on water for the journey, we headed back to the car and began the 5 hour drive to Jaipur, stopping for a lunch on the way. We finally arrived in Jaipur, and Rana asked us to visit his friend's textile shop before ...

The pink city of Jaipur, Jaipur, India travel blog

The pink city of Jaipur

A travel blog entry by karen1012


... at 8am and stopped at 5.30 pm and had only covered 140 Km. It took us three days to get to Jaipur. We bush camped, which is nearly impossible in India and mainly ended up in the gardens of Indian Restaurants where we ate in the evenings. One of the days ...

Jaipur - The Pink City, Jaipur, India travel blog

Jaipur - The Pink City

A travel blog entry by barbiewyatt


The city was established in 1727 as the 1st planned city in India. Inside the walls the main streets were laid out as broad avenues 111ft wide with roundabouts at the crossroad intersections. The lower levels facing the street were the open fronted shops ...

A Taste of Village Life at Sawarda., Jaipur, India travel blog

A Taste of Village Life at Sawarda.

A travel blog entry by barbiewyatt


... one of which resembled a fort and the other was built of white marble. Progress on the construction of an elevated metro railway for Jaipur is well along in line with its completion in 2014. Much of the drive this morning was along the only 6 lane highway ...

Not very pink city, Jaipur, India travel blog

Not very pink city

A travel blog entry by tiggerbird


... visitng the fort in Amber (just outside Jaipur) which was built by Maharaja Man Singh as Amber was the ancient capital of Jaipur. Not overly impressive but very authentic... I think the heat didn't help. Tomorrow is a tour round the palace and then ...

Day 6: with the elephants!, Jaipur, India travel blog

Day 6: with the elephants!

A travel blog entry by mvr-miriam


Howdy, A few things we have learned; 1. Don't expect too much, you'll be disappointed. 2. Bring a big warm hoodie in January...night time brrrr 3. 5 minutes= 20 to 40 �� 6am start for our train at 7.25, which turned to 7.40, 8, 8.10, ...

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