Travel Blogs from Jaipur
We board the train from Delhi to Jaipur and duly find our allotted seats (now 31 and 47). Both are occupied by two old dudes and a family of 9 respectively. We figure that's how it's done so we find a couple of spare seats/beds (we got the sleeper carriage). That is not how it's done apparently. I'm feeling a tad rough so had a snooze for 3 hours …
First relaxing morning so far without any early travel and it was LOVELY!
Headed out at 2pm for lunch at our local, the LBM hotel (Local Bacteria-free Municipality).
The headed to see the Hawa Mahal (wind palace) where the women used to observe the city from pigeon holes on the wall so they wouldn't be seen, we completely …
Up at 5am for our train Marudhar Express to Jaipir. After check out our hotel kindly got us a tuk tuk, however it was not looking good after a push start and sure enough we broke down on the way. Started running towards Agra Fort and thankfully got picked up again and there in time only to be met with a lengthy delay. The hour on the platform was …
This was by far our most fun day in India yet. First we went to Amber Fort which is quite high up in the hills – beautiful views. It is a big tourist spot and you could tell by the amount of people trying to sell us carvings, bracelets, pens, post cards etc and tour guides assuring us that it was such a big place that we would get lost...just …
We spent the main part of the day travelling from Agra to Jaipur with Kumar. He took us to a great monkey temple on the outskirts of Jaipur which turned out to be an amazing place. The temple itself was massively in need of restoration and we wondered where our "donation" would actually go. We bought some nuts in preparation and walked into the …
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