Category Archives: India

Travel From Agra to Jaipur

As we left the Oberoi Amarvilas to travel from Agra to Jaipur and our next Oberoi experience at the Oberoi Rajvilas, we were kind of stunned.  The two days in Agra had been so full, between seeing the Taj Mahal … Continue reading

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Indira Gandhi Airport and Virgin Atlantic

Anti-climactic.  That is the best word to describe the character of the last day of any long enjoyable trip.  It can be a sad day, and the best thing you can hope from it is that your travel home is … Continue reading

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Oberoi New Delhi Private Cooking Session

We finished up our last full day in India with a Private Cooking Session at the Oberoi New Delhi that we booked through Oberoi Tours (as part of our entire package which included rooms in the four Oberoi hotels and … Continue reading

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New Delhi National Museum and Lodi Gardens

Therese and I began our last day in India with visiting the New Delhi National Museum and Lodi Gardens, led by our guide Vijay. When making plans for our trip to India, it had been a question in my mind as … Continue reading

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Chandni Chowk and Jama Masjid in New Delhi

I apologize at the start for misleading you a little bit with my head photo above.  Obviously, this is neither Chandni Chowk nor the Jama Masjid.  This is a picture of my lovely wife Therese’s newly-hennaed hands.  But you see, … Continue reading

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Travel from Udaipur to New Delhi

Thursday, February 12th was taken up with our travel from Udaipur to New Delhi.  Which is not to say that it took us all day to get from one to the other.  Actually, quite the contrary.  But with, at the … Continue reading

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Udaipur Old Town and Monsoon Palace

On our third day in Udaipur, we went for a walk with our guide RV through the creative chaos that is Udaipur Old Town.  Then we did a little shopping before returning to the hotel for a late lunch.  We … Continue reading

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