Post Tagged with: "Jodhpur"

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…]

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 he had done nothing wrong to deserve the fate? It was[Read More…]

by December 20, 2011 Destinations: India, Rajasthan

Kunzum Travel Pix #3: Try some Mirchi Vadas in Jodhpur, 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 4, 2011 Images, Travel Pix

Jodhpur: Selling a thousand eggs a day by the roadside

Who came first: the chicken or the egg? What happened first: Jodhpur’s Omelette Shop becoming famous or the coverage in Lonely Planet making it so? The shop, opened in 1974 by Ram Kishen, is one[Read More…]

by October 21, 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