Category Archive: Jaipur

India Awards

Along our Indian adventures Fran and I came up with an awards list. Now we are probably bias to many of the places (especially Jodhpur) but really, this list could go on and… Continue reading

The journey from Jaipur to Pushkar

India holds many surprises and is full of adventures everyday. So when the offer of a road trip to Pushkar was offered, we took it up. Remember Vijay the elephant sanctuary guy from… Continue reading

A night at Jaipur’s Chokhi Dhani

If you have time and a spare 800 rupees for an evening then you should make a trip to Chokhi Dhani, a 5 star resort in Jaipur, for an evening full of fun… Continue reading

Elephant Trekking

What do you think of when someone says India? Maharajah’s, desert, forts, camels, steaming hot curries and of course elephants… Facts: Indian elephants can spend up to 19 hours feeding and they may produce about 220… Continue reading

Anokhi in Jaipur

My guidebook led us to the Anokhi cafe for “Real coffee, fresh juices, terrific cakes and cookies…”. After we’d had lunch we went to explore the shop across the hall. Think Anthropologie in… Continue reading

Jaipur: the pink city

This was our first destination in Rajasthan and one of the most famous places to visit in India.  About Jaipur The Rajasthani state capital and the last point of the Golden Triangle, Jaipur is… Continue reading

shopping for a sari

How can you come to India and not buy a sari? I didn’t buy just one sari either, in fact I bought sari’s for all the women in my family. I love the… Continue reading