Car & Driver - 3am Delhi City Tour
Letting my Husband know I've Arrived Safely :):) LOL
Our porter carried 2 suitcases!
5am Delhi Station, waiting for train to Ajmer
A hot drink for the journey :)
Our introduction to the crazy chaos in Ajmer
What a relief - We've Finally Arrived! Garima's parents home in Ajmer
Lunch with Garima's parents & friend Kusom
Shopping for our first Salwar's
Oh, so many to choose from!
Kusom negotiating with the tailor
10 hours later we were ready to join the craziness of Ajmer
Nashiyan Jain Temple, Ajmer
Nashiyan Jain Temple, diorama depicting life of Rishabha, Ajmer
The road to Dargah Khwaja Sahib, Muslim shrine, Ajmer
Madar Gate, Ajmer
On the road to Dargah Khwaja Sahib Muslim shrine
Lauri & Dr. Sharma overlooking Ana Sagar, Ajmer
Our warm welcome to the Pushkar Bagh Resort
Which one will be ours?
Courtyard outside our Tent
Here it is! Home for the next 3 nights
This looks like it will do just fine :)
Making use of the lovely bed covers that were a gift from Dr. & Mrs. Sharma
There was running cold water - the bucket was for our daily ration of hot water, delivered at 7am
First tent I've ever seen that came with a flush toilet!
A room with a view
Dining room - the buffet was great!
Traditional Evening Entertainment
Our chariot's await - ready to take us into Pushkar
Our favorite Camel Driver
Women & Children do the collecting
so this is where all that dung goes!
Horses for sale at the Pushkar Fair
Need a shave?
Camels, Horses & Pitchforks for sale
Need any Camel Tack?
Think I should wear this to work?
How many should I choose?
Shopping for Scarves in Pushkar
Our first introduction to Bangles
Pushkar - need any cooking pots?
The Brhama Temple
Crowds push to vew the 4-headed Brahma Image inside the Temple
Pushkar Lake, from Brahama Ghat
Our favorite driver & camel once again - waiting patiently to take us back to our 'hotel' for lunch
I just love this guy! The quintessential Camel herder
It's been a long, tough day for the dogs of Pushkar
Nomad encampment outside Pushkar
Gathering fodder for the camels
Nomads getting water
Road from Pushkar to Jaipur
Avinash and our Ambassador
Jaipur Hotel - 750 Rupees/nt ... that's less than $20!
Wow - a tv, flush toilets & a hot shower !!!
Hotel Rooftop Terrace - a quiet place to relax
Breakfast on the roof top, overlooking Jaipur
Too many choices for Breakfast
Pineapple pancakes - yum!
Turbans for sale - Jaipur
Hawa Mahal, Jaipur
City Palace Entrance, Pink City, Jaipur
Jaipur City Palace
City Palace, Jaipur
Snake Charmer, Jaipur
Wanna go for a ride?
Outside Lunch Restuarant
Amber Fort, Jaipur
Marble Inlay, Amber Fort, Jaipur
Amber Fort View over Jaipur
Jal Mahal, Jaipur
Jipur Birla Temple
Birla Temple, Jaipur
Jaipur Birla Temple
Inside the Kiln
Beautiful Works by the Master, Sanganer
The Master at work, Sanganer
Sue helps the Master :)
Sanganer Master Block Printer