Travel IDEA!! Head to Bera in Rajasthan – This Leopard Country...

Wondering where to travel to next? How about Bera in Rajasthan in north-west India? It truly is an intriguing place - a village on the...

The Fire Dancers at the Bikaner Festival 2009

I was lucky to have been in Bikaner to witness their annual camel festival held from January 10-12 this year. One of the most...

Pushkar, Rajasthan: Go Sign Spotting!

All the images here were taken in Pushkar in Rajasthan. Interesting, right? How about making a game of it? Next time you go to...

Photo of the Day: Farmers Sipping Tea at Night in Pushkar

This image was taken late night in Pushkar in Rajasthan during the Camel Fair. These farmers, like thousands of others, would have come to...

Kunzum Travel Pix #13: Kites, Kites, Kites, Shekhawati, Rajasthan

Click on the image for a larger view The Kunzum Travel Pix is a series of images from our travels – where ...

Shop Signs: Brotherly Love in Retail Business

While in Bikaner, I noticed something peculiar: many shops had  signs stating the shop belongs to brothers. Sometimes two, sometimes three and sometimes no...

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...