Tag Archives: Thar desert
Oh Ailsa I love hot! This is the hottest place I’ve been 44 degrees – or at least the hottest place where I had a thermometer. It’s an abandoned village in the Thar desert, Rajasthan and I’ve written about it here I … Continue reading
It’s Sunday post time again and this week Jakes Challenge is Stairway. There will be lots of entries to see including Jakes wonderful animations, here - http://jakesprinters.wordpress.com/2012/02/04/sunday-post/ And this is my post, Khuldera in the Thar desert.
Khuri is a little desert village with a hotel of whitewashed huts. We had cold drinks, and then went to meet our camels and make a decision, to camp in the desert, under the stars with a bed roll, or … Continue reading
For a while I’ve been writing short pieces about my travel in Rajasthan, and at present I’m writing about the time I spent in the Jaisalmer area. It’s taking me ages for some reason so for today’s stone I thought I’d give … Continue reading
Jaisalmer To safeguard the fort at Jaisalmer, places to stay are few and as much as the romanticism is appealing we stayed in a hotel outside the walls. I think comfortably, because I remember nothing about the first night there. … Continue reading
Until I began researching the idea of a trip to India I didn’t know Jaisalmer existed, but once I did it had the most powerful allure. I have tales to tell about the places en route out of Delhi, but … Continue reading