Travel Diaries : Jodhpur #3

Day 3 at Jodhpur. We headed to visit the Umaid Bhavan Palace. Umaid Bhawan Palace, located at Jodhpur, is one of the world’s largest private residences. A part of the palace is managed by Taj Hotels. Named after Maharaja Umaid Singh, grandfather of the present owner Gaj Singh of the palace, this edifice has 347 rooms and serves as the principal residence of the erstwhile Jodhpur royal family. A part of the … Continue reading Travel Diaries : Jodhpur #3

Travel Diaries – Jodhpur #2

Next day in Jodhpur, we planned to visit the pride of Jodhpur… Mehrangarh fort. Mehrangarh (Mehran Fort), located in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, is one of the largest forts in India. Built around 1460 by Rao Jodha, the fort is situated 410 feet (125 m) above the city and is enclosed by imposing thick walls. There are seven gates, which include Jayapol (meaning ‘victory’), built by Maharaja Man Singh to commemorate his victories over Jaipur, … Continue reading Travel Diaries – Jodhpur #2

Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: February 4, 2018

Welcome to Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge.  This challenge is for those photos you take that don’t really fit into any common category.  There is never a theme to this challenge, so what is an odd ball is all up for you to discover and photograph. (Check out Cee’s Post here.) Here are some odd balls for the week – Continue reading Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: February 4, 2018