Category Archives: Jodhpur

Bishnoi Morning

Before we had to jet off to Udaipur the following afternoon, we stopped by a Bishnoi village to learn about the traditional Bishnoi lifestyle. Bishnois are known to be eco-friendly conservationists; the preservation of animal and vegetable life is their … Continue reading

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Jodhpur: “The Blue City”

Our second day in Jodhpur began with a tour of the imposing Mehrangarh Fort, which is situated atop a rocky hill 400 ft above the city, right across from the Umaid Bhawan Palace (our hotel). We had enjoyed a beautiful … Continue reading

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The Maharaja’s Palace

Our Air India flight landed in Jodhpur on a sunny Sunday afternoon, and we were subsequently hustled off the plane by a few pushy Indian passengers. We were greeted at the gate by our new guide, Teetu, a 50-something gentleman … Continue reading

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