Udaipur: City of Palaces, Lakes and "One Photo Please"

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February 11th 2008
Published: March 20th 2008
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The massive crumbling city walls a minute's rickshaw ride from the train station foretold of a once-mighty city called Mewar. Maharaja Udai Singh II, expanded Mewar and renamed it Udaipur. As the rickshaw weaved between a steady flow of traffic we sensed a building excitement for this, as far as the eyes could see, was Rajasthan, a state like no other in India. Come on now, say it: 'Rajasthan'. L... Read Full Entry

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Overlooking Udaipur

from inside City Palace
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22nd March 2008

what a great account
Beautiful photos, touching words, and inspiring Udaipur. Really a wonderfully captivating blog all around. Wish you well in your travels!
22nd March 2008

My wife Donna and I, are living our dream vicariously through you two until we can put things in place to enjoy the world for ourselves. So Happy travels and keep the accounts coming. We look forward to the next installment!
23rd March 2008

Lovely Blog
I love your photos and the story behind them. It was very interesting and entertaining! I hope to visit there in August '08.
25th March 2008

Hey youtwo, this was a happy part of India for both of you and from the amount you ate I am very sure that you gained some weight. Shanna looked very Indian in her sari, was that you next to her in an Indian outfit? She looked cute and you looked dashing. Thanks for the trip to Udaiphur. I am printing out some of the pictures that i enjoyed very much.
25th March 2008

Very beautiful, love the different colors of the saris. I'm glad to see you both enjoying it.
25th May 2008

extremely entertaining
Its really quite something reading your blog as an Indian You guys seemed spontaneous and thus I guess had such a god time here. Loved your whole experience of a indian wedding.
27th September 2009

I love rajisthan. mujhe jaipur, udaipur bahut pasand or k people very nice.

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