Travel Blogs from Jaisalmer
Friday 7th Sept
Today we spent the day in and around the city. We met our
new tour guide and first visited Lake Pichola. This was a very nice lake where
there were many temples and delicately carved buildings. We fed the cat fish in
the lake which was interesting and gross at …
We have a new driver today, seems as if everyone is dropping like flies around us. We are happy with the change, however, our new man is excellent adding comments and explanations of the stuff we are seeing and of India in general. He helped make a long trip more enjoyable.
Along the way we saw groups of camels and shepards moving their …
Khimsar to Jaisalmer
We have a longer journey today of about 300 km and some of the roads we have travelled on this morning are narrow and very bumpy with many low spots where the overnight rain has collected. We are travelling through farming country and most of the crops are either maize, millet, lentils or cotton. We have …
Leaving Jodhpur, the sewers were overflowing and spewing raw **** all over the streets :( The stench was horrific but FORTUNATELY Adam has given me his cold so I couldnt smell it :) I saw a little girl dressed in a rag of a dress with no shoes plodging through it ankle deep. It was a horrific sight. We caught the bus to Jaisalmer, the golden city …
Leaving Jodhpur with our trusty driver, we set out on our almost 300km drive to Jaisalmer. While I had prepared to be in the car as much as 6 hours I think we did the distance in about 4 hours as the two-way desert road was, well, deserted. Note that a good rule of thumb for driving around Rajasthan is expecting to pace about 50kms/hr but on the …
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TravelPod Member ReviewsFort Rajwada Jaisalmer
It's the most beautiful location I saw in Jaisalmer, and we got to stay there!!! Don't get the tea though, unless you want to spend 100 rupees on it!
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