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Dholavira – An island amidst the salt:
There ended my bucket list for this solo trip and I started that morning from Pakistan border to reach my place in Udaipur the same day night after traveling 500 km (approx.). 1720 km solo ride over a span of 5 days made me something to be proud and would always cherish this ride as a feat that I’ve done.Pradeep Chandru
The village Kumbhalgarh (named after the fort) is in the Rajsamand district of Rajasthan, India. It is one of the popular tourist destinations for foreigners. The nearby city is Udaipur.Kaanal
3.Udaipur, Rajasthan – The City of Lakes and the hotspot for the famed Big Fat Indian Wedding
3.Udaipur, Rajasthan – The City of Lakes and the hotspot for the famed Big Fat Indian Wedding Castles, lakes, palaces and sheer luxury – these define the city of Udaipur. Also known as the ‘Kashmir of Rajasthan’, Udaipur is the romantic oasis of India. A top favourite spot for the royally celebrated weddings in India, Udaipur is the perfect destination that you were looking for, if luxury, opulence and grandeur is what you dreamed of for your wedding day!Shivani Joshi
Mount Abu – spellbinding beauty nestled atop the hills
As we wound up our day in Mount Abu, we boarded the bus to our next destination, Udaipur. Udaipur is almost 6 hours by road from Mount Abu. We had planned to stay for two days in Udaipur; explore some nearby places around on Day 1 and roam around in Udaipur on Day 2, as we had head to Kota from Udaipur.Lakshmi Kannan
Discover Udaipur, Rajasthan: Shopping, Food and Sights
When I visited Udaipur, I was traveling with my husband and both our parents. We needed something affordable but comfortable. We stayed at Zostel Udaipur, which offers a hostel or hotel-like accommodation. They also have a restaurant with an incredible view of Fateh Sagar Lake. A simple breakfast is included but they offer a larger menu you can order from as well. At night time we enjoyed dinner and beers next to the fire while overlooking the lake and city. I highly recommend Zostel for the quality and price. The rooms were clean and big, and the service was great. It’s a great place for groups, couples, and singles alike.Abbey Holt
Udaipur: Royalty is in the air !
When one is in Rajasthan and is looking for a perfect destination to unwind, Udaipur, which is surrounded by Aravalli Ranges, seems to be a dream getaway for many. Not only the hills but the picturesque lakes, massive forts, marvellous palaces, lush green gardens, contribute to the beauty of the city. No doubt, Udaipur-also known as the city of lakes, is considered as one of the most romantic cities of the World. And once you land in Udaipur, it instantly reminds you of the City of Venice with the alluring lakes reflecting the hypnotising forts, palaces and never ending Aravalli hills stretched in all directions.shivani-sinh
Udaipur: Venice of the East
So I’ve been wanting to go on a solo trip since forever, but there was something that always stopped me from doing it. May be it was the fear of travelling alone in a completely different part of the country, I just kept delaying it. Finally, in October 2015 I packed my bags and was off to Udaipur, Rajasthan (India).Tanvi Bhatt
Colors, Music and Happiness
Navratri means “nine nights” it is one of the most wonderful festivals celebrated all over India and Nepal. This festival happen in the beginning of October but the exactly date is determinate according with the Lunar Calendar. You can choose any of the magicals cities of Rajasthan as Jaipur (The Pink city), Udaipur (City of Lakes), Jodhpur (the Blue city) or Jaisalmer (the city inside a forte), these options are the traditional and organized for tourist, wich are really nice and colorful but if you are more like me and want to go for a really native experience I‘m going to suggest to go for any city in Gujarat. In my case a choose Vadodara or in English Baroda. Baroda is located 6 hours way by train from Mumbai and 2 from Ahmadabad, the largest city of the state. If you want to know a nice and traditional India, you should come and visit it. Gujarat is the home of Gandhi and who preached unity between all religions and became a worldwide figure for peaceful struggle against tyranny. Because of that, Gujarat is a dry state. Dry state? How come can it be? Well is one of the few states in India, where Indians are not allow to drink and foreigner have to ask for a permission to buy in some hotels 5 beers per week or 2 bottles of any alcohol they sell (mostly Vodka, Whisky, Indian Wine called “Sula” and Rum)..They actually have a register of how much alcohol you buy. Also most all the people living there is vegetarian but you can find some restaurants than offer some chicken and lamb dishes but you will never find beef.AniPrieto
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Adventures from Jaisalmer in Rajasthan India
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
For me, spending time in India is the definition of adventure. The sights, the people, the natural beauty and the perpetual state of discovery make it one of the most exciting countries to visit. For adventurers looking to travel back in time to ancient India’s medieval merchant bazaars, Maharaja palaces, and…
Top 7 things to do in Udaipur during the weekend
Monday, February 11, 2019
After scrolling through a travel magazine for about an hour, I wanted to travel to someplace and make most of my vacation. I took a pen and paper quickly and began listing down, how and what all I wish to experience on this vacation. My list started with an elegant…
Pushkar: one of the five holiest cities for Hindus
Monday, January 7, 2019
Pushkar is a small town bordering the Thar Desert, in the state of Rajasthan, in India. It’s is also one of the five holiest places for Hindus and, it’s said that every Hindu must visit the five places in a lifetime. The city is also known for its festival of…
Discover Udaipur, Rajasthan: Shopping, Food and Sights
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Where to Stay When I visited Udaipur, I was traveling with my husband and both our parents. We needed something affordable but comfortable. We stayed at Zostel Udaipur, which offers a hostel or hotel-like accommodation. They also have a restaurant with an incredible view of Fateh Sagar Lake. A simple…
Top 4 Wedding Destinations in India
Friday, March 16, 2018
Getting married and don’t want to do it the traditional way? Or are you looking for something that will make the most important day of your life all the more special? Then a Destination Wedding is your answer! And contrary to popular belief, destination weddings do not burn a huge…
Udaipur - The land of royals
Monday, April 17, 2017
Udaipur, the city where the royals were born, it is one of the most beautiful places in India where you could go to explore the lakes, havelis, and palaces. It lies in the southern part of Rajasthan near the Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat borders and is also known for its romantic…
Kumbhalgarh Fort: Rajasthan's Best Kept Secret
Friday, February 24, 2017
Kumbhalgarh Fort The state of Rajasthan in India’s north-west is famous among travellers for many reasons. It is known as the King’s District (Raj meaning King, Sthan meaning district) and is home to the famous Rajput clan. Tourists are drawn to the exquisite man-made lakes in the city of Udaipur, to…
Rajasthan - A Majestic journey through the Mountains
Friday, September 2, 2016
Rajasthan – the only state in India that presents the charms of desert to us. Famous for its royal heritage, Rajathan’s Royal families have ruled this part for several years before India’s independence. We had a trip planned to a very different part of this state. Though it is known for its…
Udaipur: Royalty is in the air !
Thursday, June 30, 2016
When one is in Rajasthan and is looking for a perfect destination to unwind, Udaipur, which is surrounded by Aravalli Ranges, seems to be a dream getaway for many. Not only the hills but the picturesque lakes, massive forts, marvellous palaces, lush green gardens, contribute to the beauty of the…
A Solo Bike Trip In The Lands Of Gujarat
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Planned solo rides are fun: Have a bike? What else you waiting for..? Someone join you?? Yeah.. trips are good with friends, but wasting your time longing for their approval is a sin I would say.. Get solo and get going.. Provided the passion persists and of course one should…
Kumbhalgarh- Something for everyone
Sunday, March 13, 2016
Getting excited about Kumbhalgarh The fact that Kumbhalgarh fort has the second longest wall in the world was enough to make me want to take a trip here. But if it isn’t for you, don’t worry; there is something for everyone in this magical land. The second longest wall! Geography…
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