Bikaner, Rajasthan – India | e-Book

An enchanting camel fair and lots more Think of camel fairs, and chances are you will head to Pushkar in Rajasthan. But hold on to...

Photo of the day: Lock on Green Wall in Shekhawati, Rajasthan

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

Bera, Rajasthan – India | e-Book

Welcome to Leopard Country - it is wild and free Believe it or not: There is a village in Rajasthan called Bera, surrounded by forests...

Hotel Review: Oberoi Rajvilas | Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

The Oberoi Rajvilas has consistently been ranked amongst the best hotels in the world by various magazines and trade bodies. Does it deserve the...

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: The Junagarh Fort, a walk-through

Why would you bury a man (by himself) alive in the foundations of a fort or within one of the turrets (on horseback) if...

Travelling in 2018: 12 Months, 12 Destinations to Fly to in...

The new year is here and time to come up with a wish list. As usual, travel is tops of everyone’s minds (Ok, most...

Bikaner Camel Festival: Festivities in a Sand Bowl under Open Skies

For two days and nights in January every year, the little known village of Ladera becomes a magical place. Venue of the Bikaner Camel...

Pushkar Camel Fair: When Government officials make buyers and sellers angry

The process of buying and selling animals at the Pushkar Camel Fair is a regulated affair. All animals entering the fair grounds are issued...

Shekhawati – A Big Open Air Museum | Rajasthan – India

Shekhawati is literally one big open air museum. Add colour, food and bazaars to it and you have a holiday destination for all. Bonus...