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... balance I think we were all ok with that as another hour on the trip would have made it a wee bit long. We piled into the jeep with hats, sun cream, water and extra layers for a possibly cool evening outside. Drove for about 20 minutes north and west out of town to Bada Bagh - a site with a large number of chhatris - what Lilu called cenotaphs - monuments to the lives of Maharajah's of Jaisalmer dating from 16th to 20th century. We had a quick look round but it was ...
... The Thar Desert houses some of the best breed of livestock in the country and thereby contributes to production of wool in Rajasthan which is half the total wool production in the country. The land of shifting sand dunes, broken rocks and scrub vegetation has the visitors in a state of great excitement because it is completely different from what they have been used to. Though the region is arid, there is no dearth of attractions. Three of the most ...
... guys unsaddled the camels, tied their front legs together with about a foot of rope to hobble them and collected firewood to cook chai and food on whilst we relaxed in the shade of the tree for around three hours, keeping out of the hottest part of the day and munching on spicy vegetables, rice and chapati. There was a minor influx of goats at one point too which were clearly used to ...
... weigh our hand luggage. Yippee! Not sure if I have mentioned this previously or not, but when one goes thru security, they have separate lines for men and women. In addition to walking thru the metal detector, the women must also go into a curtained tent, where a female agent will do another scan with a hand held device. Not sure why this is.
The Delhi airport is quite large, and after going thru security, we were able to shop, shop, shop. I headed ...
... a small desert but still great to see the sandy hills.
It was also our hotel for the night! After a nice meal we made up the bed . Plastic on the ground against sand and crawling creatures. Very smart the way they did that. Blankets enough but is was still a very convienent, 27 celcius, temperature.
Great to sleep under the stars, millions of stars even Mark saw some falling when I was already counting camels .. ;) making new wishes!