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... rooms (Caroline and Sarah were in one room of 4 and I was in another room of 4 as it was spilt for Males and Females). We then met 2 volunteers from London who were leaving in the morning and they told us about some local info before we were to have our orientation in the morning. Having had some food (Dhal, curried veg, rice and chapattis) we got some sleep. The next day we were the only 3 in the house except for Lisa (from Austria) who was upstairs in another room. She had ...
... the locals for time, date, navigation etc. We then went to the Maharaja's palace. A bit of a let down as you couldn't access the most impressive areas. We went back to Sammy. We asked if he could bring is to the Amber fort, to check it out. We were blown away (see photos). There were poor elephants transferring tourists up a steep windy twisting road on our way up. When we arrived we couldn't get over the size of this place and the wealth that created it. ...
... take them out to swim in the small man-made pond, on the property. I'm quite disappointed with the short amount of time I had to spend with Gulab, or any other elephant. I thought that I'd be spending the better part of a day with them :( The tuktuk dropped me off at the guesthouse by 8:30 am. So for the rest of the day I walked aimlessly, looking for some quiet and away from the constant harassment. Eventually I went to a cafe, quite a distance from the guest house and ...
... the middle off a lake.
Then it was back to the hotel for dinner. We were sooo impressed by Rahul service that we have booked him again on wednesday!
Tuesday was spent trying to find a copy off the lonely planet, as having left our copy at home, we now realize how very useful it would be. We found one eventually! Also walked around the pink city and stopped off for an ice cream and later a beer :) Again we had dinner art our hotel. as it is cheap and tasty:) ...
... showering and checking in. Our host here is fantastic and the hostel is simply amazing. Set in a gated area of the city surrounded by trees full of singing parakeets, with a big wide balcony to relax on after a hard day. Our tour was excellent, we went to see the 'Monkey' temple, followed by the lake palace and the pink city and palace. Sharing the streets with an menagerie of animals craning our necks to see a passing elephant or camel or holding on for dear life ...