Osian, Rajasthan: A sunrise desert drive, saying Good Morning to Chinkaras...

If you think the life of a travel writer is only to be envied, try waking up almost daily before sunrise to earn your...

Pushkar Camel Fair: Camels, Horses at a bargain this year

If you are looking to buy a camel or a horse, head out to the Pushkar Fair to pick up a good bargain. Yes,...

Shop Sign in Bikaner: Starry Spicy Savouries, and Digital Photos

To appreciate this shop sign in Bikaner in Rajasthan, you will need to be able to read Hindi. The translation just cannot do justice...

Pushkar Camel Fair: Almost being run over by racing camels

Camel racing is a popular sport in rural Rajasthan, and it was only fitting to include the event at the Pushkar Camel Fair. However,...

Kunzum Travel List #20: Bikaner – An enchanting camel fair and...

Think of camel fairs, and chances are you will head to Pushkar in Rajasthan. But hold on to your horses (or camels) for a...

Is Lakshmi, the leopard cub, ready for the wild?

Remember I wrote about Lakshmi, the injured leopard cub, in the forests of Ranthambhore in the Indian state of Rajasthan who has been under...

Hotel Review: Devra Homestay / Hotel, Udaipur, Rajasthan – Why would...

They advertise themselves as a hotel on their website but they really are a true homestay. Where your hosts, erstwhile royalty Major Durga Das...

Pushkar Camel Fair: Meet the Puppet Man from Jaipur

Phool Chand Bhatt pursues his ancestral profession of making puppets for both sale and to put up shows. He lives in Jaipur, but travels...

Photo of the day : Camel Sellers Drinking Tea At Camel...

High quality, archival prints of this image are for sale. Ordering info is given at the end of the post.