How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Business Services
Photos of Ghoomar Hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews Ghoomar Hotel Jodhpur
Travel Blogs from Jodhpur
... of the prime minister and president... It's confusing but yeah, the king had control over this city and lives in this massive palace we can see from a distance. Yesterday we went up to the fort and looked around for a bit but didn't buy a ticket, we went down to this spice shop and got some great stuff I'm excited to try cooking with, and I even learned how to cook indian style in a 2 hr cooking lesson that evening!! I made Biryani, chapathi ( which ...
... I stopped off at Hill View Restaurant for a feed and got chatting to a the lovely woman who I think owns it. She also does henna which I haven't had much of an interest in getting done because, well, it's all a bit pretty init and I don't like having stuff drawn on my hands that isn't a shopping list or a make-shift map to the nearest pub. But **** it, it's one of those things you do whilst you're ...
... quite a few of us of the temples of Angkor Wat. While Hindus are usually cremated and their ashes scattered in the Ganges, this wasn't possible in Rajasthan due to the distance, so cremated remains are placed in small temples instead.
Finally to dinner taking auto-rickshaws (tuk-tuks) across the market area for dinner in a rooftop restaurant, from where we could see a few more fireworks being let off - Diwali celebrations aren't quite over for some!
... G&T. Feeling suitably refreshed after our swim we headed back out for a late afternoon walk. Chiara and Becca had a bit of retail therapy. The man at the leather bag shop was treated to a half an hour haggling session, by the end of it 6 of his hand made bags were purchased and a finally hefty discount was agreed upon. Meanwhile Laura and Clare had some henna on their hands and arms. The designs were so intricate and completely made up by the skilled woman ...
... we had a whole village of women and their children sitting in the isle. All one could do was laugh as for once we were the object of entertainment and had they been outfitted with cameras I am sure we would have been shot a number of times and the talk of the town. Makes me pause for a moment thinking of all the times I have put a camera in others faces to get the shots, but “only a moment”, haha let’s be honest I am all about ...