Basant Vihar Palace Hotel
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... coaches, being allowed to ramble about and take pictures before being herded back on to their coach and off to their next destination. I was guessing, with all these other tourists about that it was probably a weekend, although I'd had no idea what day of the week it'd been for a few months now. Leaving the fort, I got chatting to a local rickshaw wallah and enquired after a particular place, the bhang shop, supposedly the best one in the state of Rajasthan. Bhang, ...
... Sorry to keep returning to this but having been a salesman in the UK for countless years, I was never offered anything more than a cup of tea! Despite my hopes, the guide did not break into a verse of "Pretty Flamingo" so we said our goodbyes and returned to our car and Ashwami.
The drive continued through the plains of Rajasthan. The sun
was now a constant companion and the endless cavalcade of sights passed before
us. In one amusing shop sign said “Cash & ...
... stone, salt, and grain. We stay overnight at the Lallgarh palace which was constructed by Maharaja Ganga Singhji in respect of his father Maharaja Lal Singhji. The palace was constructed in 1902 and reflects a wonderful blend of three different style, Rajput, Mughal and European. The majestic red sandstone building with its overhanging balconies and sophisticated lattice work exudes a classic ...
... dream of England. We were also stressing about how we would know when it was our turn to get off the train - it was pitch black, many of the stations don’t have the station name on the platform or, as was the case in this train, the windows were too grimy to see out. There were no announcements on the train either for the many stops en route. We set our phone alarms for 11.55pm, just in case we nodded off, ...
... Strange rule with motorbike helmets, only one person need wear one, generally the woman in the sari sitting side sadle on the back goes without. Good wheeze with speeding fines if they pay immediately to the cop with cash, they only have to pay half and no points. Arrive at the temple, and being religious no entry fee, but of course bare foot. Have a bit of a job ...