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... Healthy healthy. Tikka masala means it's made traditionally in a tandoori oven on an open flame. The chef actually has a black metal fire box thingy that he made a fire in right in the kitchen with coals and roasts our skewers of fish and meat over. They don't have smoke detectors in Jaipur apparently. It was really fun taking turns doing things, learning all the crazy flavors we didn't know like how there's a paste of cashews and watermelon seeds (that ...
... in there if you wanted though ! On the way back to Jaipur, you can even stop at the water palace which was the summer residence for the Maharajah's when the weather as getting too hot ! And it was also impressive to see a palace constructed in the middle of the lake adjacent to Jaipur ! Third, the city palace ! The actual residence of the king of Jaipur who by the way is only 16 years old ! Like many palaces in India, this one was split between the ...
... travel. Sort of like first class flying. As I am on my own today I have an elephant to myself. This sounds good but it means I am moving about on the seat and rocking back and forth feeling like I am going to slide off. No worries, we all get to the top ok. The fort is beautiful and interesting and we are all following our guide closely. Hang on who's missing? We count again and definitely are 2 down. Olive ( our 82 year old veteran ) and her daughter Karen. They were behind us ...
... if you don't have a walking stick) so I did. We made it past some dogs, people sleeping on the streets, some men on bikes and piles of garbage and broken sidewalk rubble in the dark until we hit the main street...not much better street lighting on the main drag. We were hassled over and over again by relentless rickshaws to take us to the ticket office. Apparently no answer is the best answer with these guys but man they get annoying. It was poorly lit at the ticket office so ...
... and dinner!
Yesterday I went to the Taj Mahal which was just stunning, the whole story around how and why it was built is just lovely. It took 22 years to build and it is still in great condition! We also went to the red fort yesterday which is a castle type thing in Agra, it is made out of red sandstone, hence the name.
In my group there are five of us plus the tour guide. We are all UK girls unusually (except the tour guide, she's Indian). ...