Hotel Shanti Residency
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
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... re gonna be able to check this but it's a respect thing really. If I ask someone respectfully to not do something and they do it anyway I'm not too happy about it and to be fair there are a metric **** tonne of Jain temples in India I can put in my eyeholes once my uterus has finished wringing itself out.
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... to the crest of a sand dune to watch the sun set. As the orange disk disappears into the hazy horizon we make our way back down the dune, set ourselves down on some blankets that have been laid out in the sand and enjoy a well earned beer. We spend the next hour like this, getting to know our travel companions and guides better as the desert winds blow past us. Eventually the winds start to pick up and we retreat the the safety of a covered dune ...
... homes and shops. The shadows and remnants of that grace and beauty are still there, but you have to look for it. One must be prepared to see beyond a lot. Garbage and cow **** everywhere. Narrow lanes with nowhere safe to walk, choked with motorbikes and autorickshaws blaring their horns constantly. Garish signs hawking everything from "English Wine and Beer" to camel safaris to pizza. Touts persistently harassing ...
... largest sand dunes in Rajasthan, stretching nearly 2 km. With no cities around for nearly 30 km, we spent the night around a campfire, drinking beers, and enjoying dinner with new friends under flawlessly bright night sky.
Our time on the dunes was unforgettable, but we looked forward to returning to Jaisalmer, as our legs had been beaten and contorted into unnatural positions- it was a rough/ sore ride!
Now backpacking India, and planning his next career move. Stories like these are hard to come by, especially when it happended on a crowded stuffy bus in the middle of the Indian desert.
Desert View Hotel
It was guesthouse touts' playground the moment I stepped off the bus at Jaisalmer. Disorientated, a driver offered a free pickup to his guesthouse and I can walk away should I not be happy with the room. So ...