After the memorable camel safari tour, we had to deal with a few itinerary issues. Our driver advised us against continuing on to Udaipur because it would mean that when we eventually returned to Jodhpur, we would be travelling during Holi celebrations. He was concerned that drunken Indians would end up throwing stones at the car as we attempted to make our way down the highway or through small towns and villages. As you do. So, keen not to be attacked by inebr...
The homeland and beyond
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Jodhpur When we arrived at our new hotel in Jodhpur, we were shown to a grotty, windowless square shaped bolt hole, which sported a mattress as hard as the mountain rock that overlooked the city. A total come down after the paradise offered in Pushkar. However, only a few minutes later, a manager insisted we moved to a deluxe room, free of charge. The one star Trip Advisor review is a formidable foe few dare to f**k with. After having switched rooms, we decide...