Hotel Utsav Niwas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... cooler than at the surface, and Chand Baori was used as a community gathering place for locals during periods of intense heat. During our stay and especially whilst at Chand Baori, we are being approached by Indian families who have never seen a white person before. they are asking for pictures which is nice because it means I get to have my picture taken with them too. 2 and a half hours later we arrived at the pink city and had the day to ourselves. ...
... the groom’s side all posed for photos with the bride before applying her makeup (makeup is only meant to be worn by married women) and putting a scarf over her head (a ceremonial touch, married women are meant to always have their heads covered, although this isn’t really followed anymore).
After that we headed to the temple for the marriage ceremony. Here the bride and groom sat in the middle of the floor with all the men sitting on ...
... part of it. We ended up meeting a new friend named Priyanka who came down for the wedding from Delhi. We chatted with her and another girl from Canada for quite some time and after the ol'information swap- we're looking forward to meeting back up with Priyanka in Delhi.
After the wedding we made a quick pit stop at home for a wardrobe change before heading off to Vijay's for another excellent night around the bonfire (can we stay here ...
... capital of the world, with over 200,000 stone cutters. We went for a tour by bus of the city and more specifically, the City Palace and the Observatory. Jaipur's #1 industry is jewelry, followed by tourism, textiles, and banking. Our guide Shailendra gave us a lot of tidbits about the Jaipur area. The second largest marble quarry in the world is a mere 125 miles away for example. We entered the ...
... try the local Tuk Tuk to our hotel. We will see how things go.
Well we got a Tuk Tuk & he said it would cost 100Rs to get to our hotel.
His wife or girl friend was with him so he kicked her out & she got in the back.
Next thing he pulls up down the road to get directions because he didn't know how to get there.
Well the directions must have been okay because he got close enough for me to give final direction ...