Tag Archives: Jodhpur

India, February 2015 Bangalore

On February 4 we flew from Vancouver, BC Canada to Delhi, via Amsterdam (Feb. 5) We had about 5 hours in Delhi, in the very early morning hours, before we could board our flight to Bangalore (Feb. 6) in the … Continue reading

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India, February 2015 Mysore

February 8. We are chauffeured by Vinod, the driver arranged for us by indiaonline’s agent here in India, from Bengaluru to Mysore. On the way we stop at a sugar-sweet painted temple with a golden statue of Ganesh. Our hotel … Continue reading

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India February 2015 Fort Kochi

February 11 and 12 The train ride from Coimbature to Ernakulam was uneventful. A bit noisy because of the food vendors trying to sell tea, water, food at the top of their voice, throughout the journey. Arriving at Ernakulam train … Continue reading

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India February 2015 Jodhpur

February 13 Fort Kochi to Jodhpur We were driven very early in the morning to Ernakulam airport for our 9:00 am flight to Bombay. There, we had to catch our connection to Jodhpur. A tight squeeze but we didn’t have to … Continue reading

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Pushkar

At 9:00 am we got into the car for our drive to Pushkar. Through the hustle and bustle of Jodhpur onto a quiet, divided toll road. Later a narrower road, through the occasional village, lots of cows and herds of … Continue reading

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Jaipur, the city

Jaipur: as crazy, noisy, immensely busy, as we remember from our visit in 2008. It looks as if each and every person on the road, regardless of what vehicle they are on or in, is suicidal. Motorbikes with the whole … Continue reading

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Osian

The train to Jodhpur was delayed by 1 hour, but station life is interesting enough not to get bored. Once it arrived we made a bee-line for our coach, “A1” and our sleeper seats 7 and 9, lower berth.. The … Continue reading

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