When we first started to organize our trip to India we were seriously considering renting a car and driving ourselves. Today we are so happy that we did not do so. (if you want to know [...]
It is almost impossible to transmit all the beauty we have encountered on our India trip. In this 3rd and final post post we tried to collect the highlights of some more spots we visited, with a selection of [...]
In the cities of Rajasthan the music is always playing. Sometimes you hear the loud music accompanying wedding ceremonies and processions. Other times men sitting on the pavement or small stools play their traditional instruments.
One of our favorite cities in India so far was Udaipur in Rajasthan. We spent a very enriching day in the city, strolling around the lakes and the old town. We got absorbed in the tumult of the markets [...]
The turban (called pagri in Rajasthan) is a traditional element of the wear of men here. Region, caste and religion can be identified through the style of the turban worn. This Rajasthani man grew a traditional [...]
In the first days of our Rajasthan tour we have been visiting several havelis. These are impressive mansions mainly from the 19th century, which are among the most important non-religious architectural landmarks of Rajasthan. Adorned by murals, beautiful artwork [...]
Those who follow our journey know how we like to travel. Buy a flight ticket, have a rough idea what we want to see at the destination, eventually book a rental car, take off and everything else will evolve [...]