Mapple Empire Regency Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... astronomical and astrological instruments are housed. It is incredible how clever people were, the precision down to seconds it astounding to me, just by looking at a rock and shadows, seconds! There was a light show later that we bought tickets for and waited two hours for. Literally, it was 5 separate coloured lights being switched on and off. That is all. That was 45 minutes I couldn't get back, strange because i was seated amongst the earliest time ...
... a second Diwali? What was happening in fact was that this was the first day in six months for weddings. They must take place on auspicious days as determined by the horoscopes and there had apparently been a long run of I auspicious days this year. This explained the large number of wedding processions we saw as we travelled through the villages on the way from Agra to Jaipur. The next morning while looking at historic pictures in the breakfast room, Suzanne met the ...
... rupees. You see, you are my first customer of day and it is good luck to sell to first customer. -I will give you 500 rupees. -Hahahahahah! Crazy price. 1000 rupees. -500 rupees. -No no no. 1000 rupees -600 rupees. -Sorry ma'am. I can go no lower than 1000 rupees. - No, thank you (I start to head to the door) - What is your best price, ma'am? -600 rupees. -No, ...
... we spent the rest of the day walking around the old markets and chatting to the locals, who were really friendly. Even the stall sellers who would ask you into their shop would be up for a chat (cricket, the recent elections, you name it) and were completely cool if you didn't want to buy anything.
Next day we went to the famed Amber Fort, set high on a hill ...
... used to tell the time, determine the position of the stars or to simply tell your fortune.
Before heading back to the hotel, we had a short drive around Jaipur which showed us a very different side of the city with wide boulevards, government buildings and ceremonial routes.
We then returned to the hotel for a welcome drink before heading out to dinner at a nearby ...