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Alex Block

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Day 16 Pushkar

Initially Pushkar wasn’t on my list. But when I was already in India i got monthly newsletter from my appreciated @aladyinlondon (hey, it really works!) where she mentioned annual Camel Fair in Pushkar. So i’m here to see the largest […]

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Day 15: Jaipur and heading to Pushkar

Another day and one more driver . This one looks good! So the plan is finishing Jaipur sightseeing and heading to Pushkar, which is currently on top of it’s season due to fair. Yes, i have busy days now! First […]

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Day 14: Jaipur

Today was the day to explore Jaipur. Yesterday we arrived here without no prior reservation and it was first time in my life when i got to the place without accommodation. So in the evening we just browse hotels and […]

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Day 13: Hiring private driver

Day 13: Hiring private driver Today’s pic is from Taj Mahal! After 12 days of mostly self guidance around India I decided that that’s no more fun anymore for me. I mean I’m absolutely ok with authenticity and I usually […]

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Day 12: First in line for Taj Mahal

I have heard lots of rumours about big crowds at Taj and the best sunrise ever to watch here. So i decided to be crazy enough and go there before sunrise. Taj Mahal working hours is from sunrise to sunset, […]

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Day 11: Agra

Another classical destination in Andia to see one of the Wonders of the World – Tag Mahal. But not today, i decided to save the best for last. Most of the people come here for a day from Delhi and […]

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Day 10: Travel style

Today’s pic is from Khajuraho and it’s beautiful temples. Few days ago i had a long train ride and it was delayed for more than 2 hours. I was lucky enough to have very nice travel companions: 3 ladies from […]

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Day 9: Khajuraho

Night train from Varanasi brings me to Khajuraho. It was interesting ride, bacause all the train was just 1 coach. During 13 hours ride it was joined to different other trains at least 3 times. This coach was 100% tourist […]

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Day 8: Life and death

Notice: the text below is not for sensitive people! I was little nervous about Varanasi: all that cremation ceremonies, corps on the steeets and parts of bodies at Ganges river. Now after i saw it i can say: yes, that’s […]

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Day 7: Varanasi

This city was the hardest for me to go psychologically, so I decided just to go and not leave it for last. On the other hand, it was my dream to see Varanasi. Do you know that feeling of excitement […]

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