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Let me tell you about camels. Nancy thinks they are rather pretty; I think they are rather ugly and smelly. The only thing I found pretty about them is their beautiful long eyelashes, which I quite envy. Lest anyone be confused about what a camel looks like, it is the animal with one hump on its back. The beast with two humps on its back is call...Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India miller-stone
Khuri – The Thar Desert
This was something I was really looking forward to. Deserts are always fascinating and have a magical thing to them; the desert - with its expanse, its silence. I wasn't sure what to expect as all I had was a village name, Khuri, and the name of a guy, Badal Singh, and his telephone number. He sounded ...
Our journey to Jaisalmer was a 5 hour uneventful journey through flat scrub / desert land. Very few sand dunes and sparsely populated.
Dev our deriver chose the rest stops we like (see photo) not the expensive tourist stops most drivers use.
Jaisalmer Fort rises out of the sands and scrub lands ...