WelcomHeritage Maharani Bagh Orchard Retreat
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TravelPod Member ReviewsWelcomHeritage Maharani Bagh Orchard Retreat Ranakpur
We had great time at this sprawling resort. Staff was very helpful and food was superb. well maintained resort with lots to offer.
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Up early and off towards Jodhpur, across the mountains and then a stop half way at Ranakpur to see the incredible 15th century Adinath Temple. We ate well the evening before so just a couple of pots of chai tea this morning. There appears to be no rules of the road, as people weave in and out. Driving on the left side of the road is just theory..... they pass us going the other direction -- sometimes on ...
... seem quite happy.
Merry Christmas Eve!
Our driver, who’s name is Rana, knew it was Christmas Eve and he asked if we wanted to celebrate by getting a bottle of rum. This was really interesting because people really do not drink here very often. At least they do not drink to get drunk that often.
We said yes and spent an hour or two last night drinking Rum and Cokes with him. In general we had a good time, and ...
... taken - this was a first), the chandeliered lobby with all it silver pieces, and the in-room check-in. Our rooms had a view of the Lake Pichola which we’d just crossed - beautiful! Once again we wished we were staying longer so we could enjoy the hotel.
Dinner was at The Dining Room - Goanese prawn curry, and spinach with garlic and pine nuts (very yum). Tomorrow, according to our itinerary, we’ll be ‘waltzing around Udaipur’.
... of the Hindu religion - that has rejected the caste system and are strictly vegetarian and aim not to harm anything - including insects, etc. They also don't eat anything that grows under the ground (eg garlic, onions, carrots). Jains have five major vows - such as those above - but one, brahmacharya, surprised us as it literally meant sexual abstinence and we couldn't work out how they could practice this and keep their religion going !! Reading more ...
... place which amused him and he shook my hand. We had crossed a dual carriageway to get here and to continue meant going back on ourselves for a while, or not!!! Our driver started heading up the wrong way on the verge which I wasn't to comfortable with until he decided to pull into the slow lane, then the fast lane and back to the slow lane. A lorry heading down towards us started swerving from one lane to the other at which point we went ...