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... and should always let the lady choose the room.
Neither of us had eaten much of the breakfast Ratan Vilas had supplied, Gem said the cheese sarnie wasn't very nice and we both though eating boiled eggs in an open carriage wasn't the best thing to do so we grabbed some food a cheeky couple of beers before heading out to explore. On the way out I nipped in our room to use the bathroom by the time I had come out Hemant had convinced Gem that he could take us out in ...
... going back to the guest house. After picking up our bags, we had one last curry dinner on the rooftop then walked down to the train station to catch our night train to Jodhpur.
... known to us some hours later, which explained his odd behaviour when we asked for lunch and he looked extremely offended, exclaiming "No lunch! All of Khuri! No lunch!" and shooed us out to the road. In the end, we found Arjun at his guesthouse of 5 mud brick rooms with thatch roofs, who cooked us 2 basic vegetarian curries and rice for 100 Rs each.
The Lust for Meat
From Khuri to Jaisalmer, the one and only last bus leaves at 2pm. We ...
... tourists on camels and carts pulled by camels...we are glad we didn't take the cheap option! Good as his word, we are sped on another half an hour to a village where there is not a single tourist in sight, apart from ourselves that is. Our camel man is there to meet us. My one and only (never again) previous camel experience was not good so I am apprehensive. It's better than expected. Our camels are both sweet tempered and our camel man is kind. He helps me up ...
... straw and ended up with the angriest camel in the world, it was a complete ******* from the 1st second he laid eyes on it, he went to get on the camel which decided to run around bucking which threw him off. His day didnt get much better as later on in the day a camel spat in his face. The camel was like Mike Tyson on steroids.
We rode the camels for around 6 hours on the 1st day which included a 3 hour stop for lunch and a few hours kip.