Qadri Guest House

Chandkhan Building , Jodhpur, Rajasthan, 342001, India | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Jodhpur

My final days in India

A travel blog entry by rrastorfer

28

... The tranquility of the space is absorbing. Since being here I learned that Jainism is the most ascetically demanding of the all Indian religions. Compassion for all life is a central precept. Jains are strict vegetarians - and even avoid eating root vegetables. Their choice of occupation has been circumscribed by their beliefs. They could not go into the military, and they could not go into agriculture because they would kill too many bugs. So ...

The blue city

A travel blog entry by hayleymarsh

42

... guide on this tour, enabling us to go around at our own pace and enjoy it's beauty. The fort was absolutely amazing and the rooms were just beautiful, many of which had been decorated in many kilograms of gold. There were also some fantastic view points from the fort which gave us the opportunity to admire Jodhpur, known as the "blue city" as many of the buildings are painted in indigo (blue) which is supposed to reflect the heat as well as bugs. After the fort, we visited a ...

Forting Hell!

A travel blog entry by herenorthere

2
20

... city so far, from start to finish we have had a great time. Its taught us how to haggle with tuc-tucs (with mostly success) its taught us to always remember to bring a bank card out with us and most importantly it taught us how much we like India. After arriving at the hostel, we chucked our bags in the dorm and headed straight out. We were told by fellow hostel-ers to head for the clock tower, and definitely NOT to pay more than 50Rs for a tuc-tuc. We paid ...

Drinking Special Brew with Mick Jagger & Mahar

A travel blog entry by benandmartin

16

... in town. This excited us, so after checking into our lodgings and having a bite to eat (cheese pizza in my case - the first non-spicy food for a week) we headed up to the fort to check out the festival. Tickets for the evening session cost an eye watering 1200 rupees (£12) each but for the chance to see some world class folk music we thought it was worth it. We walked up and some stairs and caught a lift up to the palace courtyard. This ...

Visit to the Mehrangarh Fort

A travel blog entry by skeetstravel

29

... so many), get my little bit of red string. Tied on by an Indian fellow, who now declares we are brothers. So much so he grabs my water bottle and has a swig. So much for family. Dumped the water. We are getting quite good on our Rajput history. They we're all basically left alone under British rule, and the general warring between them and the moguls was also stopped. Independence in 1947 took away their power, they became ordinary citizens, but they were left with all their ...

Location

This hotel, located on Chandkhan Building , Jodhpur, is near Meherangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Mandore Gardens, and Balsamand Lake and Garden.
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