Post Tagged with: "Patan"

Driving Into Nepal – And Beyond to the North-East | #IndiaisCalling

Let me share a secret with you. If you like the idea of travel, the best journeys on the planet are road trips in the Indian subcontinent. I have driven over 100,000 kms in this[Read More…]

Kunzum TV – Patan, Gujarat: The Famed Patola Saree only for Ladies | SHOPPING, FASHION

If you want to gift your lady an authentic Patola saree, then be prepared to wait for years before you get one. For it is made by hand only in Patan in Gujarat, and orders[Read More…]

by August 11, 2013 Destinations: India, Gujarat, Kunzum TV

Photo of the day: A view of Patan, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Photo of the day: Stone Elephant at Patan, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Kunzum Route K102: Udaipur (Rajasthan) – Dasada, Little Rann of Kutch, Gujarat via Patan and Modhera Sun Temple

Welcome to Kunzum Routes! This is a series of time / distance charts between popular travel destinations covering just two points, or recommended circuits. Each of these will be marked by a unique number for[Read More…]

Rani ki Vav, a beautiful carved stepwell in Patan, Gujarat: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 2

I have seen many a stepwell, and after a while they all look the same. So it was with some misgivings that I ventured to Rani ki Vav in Patan, Gujarat. Am I glad I[Read More…]

The precious Patola Sarees of Patan, Gujarat; only made by one family now: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 2

Left Udaipur for Rann of Kutch. Made a hot cuppa coffee in French Press using freshly ground beans – Peaberry Arabica from south of India. Perfect start to day. First stop Patan. To check out[Read More…]

Gallery : Ceiling at entrance of Buddha Temple in Patan, Kathmandu, Nepal

Limited edition prints of this image are for sale. Ordering info is given at the end of the post. Click on the image for a larger view.

by August 24, 2010 Images, Nepal, Travel Pix

The re-discovery of Nepal: Driving across the country

Ever since Nepal made front page news for its political troubles, it has been struck off as a holiday destination by most Indians. But surely Nepal’s charms must still be holding good? Ajay Jain hit[Read More…]

Great Himalayan Drive Day 13: Exploring Patan in Kathmandu in Nepal

Patan, the oldest of the cities (others being Kathmandu and Bakhtapur) in the Kathmandu Valley, is rightly deserving of its World Heritage status. Known as the ‘City of Fine Arts’ The structures in the Patan[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive