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Kunzum Travel List #22: Jodhpur – Food, bazaars, history, it all happens here

You go to Jodhpur to savour the famed mirchi vada. It does not get better than this. And, in between mouthfuls, treat yourself to all else that is wonderful in this city. [The Kunzum Travel[Read More…]

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

This is a city that has always lived in a fort – and continues to do so even today. The fort may be the main attraction, but Jaisalmer has much more to offer on its[Read More…]

Kunzum Travel Mag: Get the December 2011 Edition – FREE!

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by December 7, 2011 Travel Mag

Kunzum Travel Pix #7: Stargaze at Sam Dunes near Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

Click on the image for a larger view The Kunzum Travel Pix is a series of images from our travels – where we illustrate an attraction with a picture and some teaser text. To know[Read More…]

by November 10, 2011 Images, Travel Pix

Kunzum Travel Mag: Get the August 2011 Edition – FREE!

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by August 2, 2011 Travel Mag

Photo of the day: Two Camels and Boy in Setting Sun, Sand Dunes, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

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by June 1, 2011 Images, Rajasthan, Travel Pix

Jaisalmer in Rajasthan – ‘Golden City’ indeed!

Our visit to Jaisalmer offered us a chance to go back in time. We stayed inside a 11th century fort that is still inhabited by locals. Experience out trip through pictures.

by November 30, 2009 Rajasthan

High on Bhang in Rajasthan, without being a nuisance

When in Jaisalmer, do pay a visit to Doctor Bhang. Everyone knows where to find his ‘clinic.’ For a different kind of a high. Prepared from the leaves and buds of the female cannabis plant,[Read More…]

by October 8, 2009 Rajasthan

Kuldhara near Jaisalmer: A medieval architectural wonder

The first sight of Kuldhara village, more a town actually, sends one imagination running to the time it may have been inhabited. Buddha Singh, a local contractor engaged by the Government to renovate a temple[Read More…]

by October 8, 2009 Rajasthan

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 the village of Kuldhara. Once a prosperous settlement of the[Read More…]

by October 8, 2009 Rajasthan