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Travel Diaries – Jodhpur #4

After visiting Umaid Bhavan Palace and feeding our bellies we decided to head towards Mandore Gardens. Mandore is the old capital of Jodhpur and is also mentioned in our epic Ramayana. Ravana is the son-in-law of Mandore, as he married to the beauty Queen Mandodri from Mandavyapur (old name of Mandore). The place used to… Continue reading Travel Diaries – Jodhpur #4

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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… Continue reading Travel Diaries : Jodhpur #3

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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… Continue reading Travel Diaries – Jodhpur #2

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Travel Diaries – Jodhpur #1

Hey everyone! The past few weeks have been insanely busy and plus I was going through a phase of writer's block so decided to take a break. Today I returned from my Craft study trip to Jodhpur and Udaipur and have a ton of stuff to share with ya'll. So we had an overnight train… Continue reading Travel Diaries – Jodhpur #1

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Abu Dhabi #9

Two days left for my stay at Abu Dhabi. We covered almost entire Abu Dhabi and most of Dubai. Although we missed a few which we will get back to in the next round of trip. (if it happens) Day 7 we had plans to visit Saadiyat Beach during the evening to witness the beautiful… Continue reading Abu Dhabi #9

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Abu Dhabi #8 The Grand Mosque

After an exhausting picnic day at Corniche we had plans to visit the Grand Mosque or Sheikh Zayed Mosque. Designed by Syrian Architect Yousef Abdelky, the mosque covers an area of 12 hectares. The project was started by late president of UAE Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. His final resting place is located on the… Continue reading Abu Dhabi #8 The Grand Mosque

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Abu Dhabi Diaries – #5 Dubai

(First things, I'm so sorry I'm missing out a day in between, I get so tired after toruing all day that I dont have time for blogging. Three continuous days I was out all day so no time at all. I'm so very sorry!) Day 4 in Abu Dhabi. Second day of Dubai. We listed… Continue reading Abu Dhabi Diaries – #5 Dubai

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Abu Dhabi Diaries – #4 (Dubai)

Day 3 of my stay at Abu Dhabi. We saved the weekend here for Dubai. (Friday and saturday is weekend here in UAE) So we started our journey at 11:30 here. We planned to eat at Last Exit, which is the merging point of Abu Dhabi and Dubai. So we were driving on the highway… Continue reading Abu Dhabi Diaries – #4 (Dubai)

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Abu Dhabi Diaries #3

Day 2 in Abu Dhabi. My day started with a mouth savoring Sausage and cheese toast breakfast and then we continued watching Pitch Perfect 2 from where we left the day before. For today our plan was mostly to visit YAS Mall and IKEA Store in the evening. So for the morning we visited Al… Continue reading Abu Dhabi Diaries #3

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Abu Dhabi Diaries #2

So after the exhausting plane ride and a long nap we finally woke up at around 4:30 pm. After having tea, some snacks and popcorn, we had plans to drive around the main abu dhabi island and visit a few malls. At 5:30 my uncle came from his work, we decided to leave in 30… Continue reading Abu Dhabi Diaries #2

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Abu Dhabi Diaries #1

Hey everyone! So today morning I landed here at Abu Dhabi at precisely 6:20 am. Lets go back in time here a little bit, shall we? I had an early morning flight from New Delhi. We reached IGI Airport at 11:30 pm. The entire airport was decorated in the spirit of Christmas. You could see… Continue reading Abu Dhabi Diaries #1

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Photo Challenge – Heritage

Last week I went to Dehradun-Musoorie for the weekend. We stayed at The Ilbert Manor in Musoorie. A heritage british mansion turned into a hotel. With its every edge untouched, just a little bit maybe to enhance the feel of living in a traditional British house. From the wall paper to roof, from bed spreads… Continue reading Photo Challenge – Heritage