Setting Sun at the Sam Dunes near Jaisalmer in Rajasthan

This image was taken at the Sam (pronounced some) Dunes near Jaisalmer in Rajasthan. See the complete collection on Flickr. Sam is located about 45...

Kunzum Travel List #21: Jaisalmer – The city in the fort,...

This is a city that has always lived in a fort - and continues to do so even today. The fort may be the...

When the dogs stop you from exploring Bikaner

Anyone who has spent time in India knows street dogs are everywhere. It may be the cows on streets that catch the fancy of...

Paliwal Brahmins of Kuldhara near Jaisalmer vanished into the night

This is one of the most bizarre stories of human migration one can hear. Drive 18 km west of Jaisalmer and you will come upon...

Test drive a Ferrari on the road to Bikaner

If you are in India, and miss those highways where you can rev up those fancy cars of yours, head out to Bikaner. It is...

Photo of the Day: Dial 9799115956 for a camel

This photograph was taken at the Pushkar Camel Fair in Rajasthan where these animals are brought for trading. The number tattooed on the camel...

Bikaner: This is where the mawa comes from

If you are an Indian, a sweet tooth has to be a part of your anatomy. With taste buds allocated specially to Indian sweets...

Ten Reasons why Rajasthan is the place to holiday

A recent visit to Rajasthan had me become a fan of the state. It has zoomed to my second preferred travel destination – nothing...

Tiger Safari in Ranthambhore National Park in Rajasthan: How to go...

Off to Ranthambhore National Park for some tiger spotting? Get ready for the world’s strangest system to book a safari. On the face of it,...

Ranthambhore: Looking the tiger in the eye

Would you ride in an open Gypsy in temperatures in excess of 50 degrees Celsius? With the sun threatening to burn everything in sight,...