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A Delicious Collection of 20 Authentic Traditional Indian Sweets and Desserts

Authentic traditional Indian sweets and desserts make Indian festivals brim with happiness and celebrations. Doesn’t matter how much ever we shop for a festival, decorate our homes, invite family and friends, it is ultimately food that adds festivity to these Indian festivals! Don’t you think so? Precisely for this reason, a handful of blogger friends …

Alwar

5 must-visit places in and around Alwar on a weekend getaway from Delhi

On one of the weekend getaways from Delhi, we decided to visit Alwar, after we researched a bit on the best places to visit near Delhi within 200 km. Alwar was found to be easily accessible on a short trip from Delhi. Embarking on this road trip from Delhi, driving on the highway to Alwar, flooded …

Kajra

Havelis of Kajra, Jhunjhunu – Gateway to Shekhawati region in Rajasthan

I love the majestic Havelis of Rajasthan and Gujrat. These Havelis ooze with so much character and a sense of oneness when inside them. In a quest to explore the Havelis of Jhunjhunu, the gateway to the Shekhawati region in Rajasthan, we took a detour at Surajgarh, on our way back to Delhi. We were …

Bhangarh Fort

A tour of Bhangarh fort in India and its temples built in Nagara style architecture

I was more interested in exploring the temples of Bhangarh, built in the nagara style of architecture, while others were worried about its spookiness. ‘Haunted’, claimed all…‘we could hear weird voices and noises’, said some, while a handful vouched there is really nothing eerie about the place. These were some of the reactions from friends …

City Palace Jaipur Architecture

City Palace Jaipur Architecture : 30 Photos to get you started on Responsible Tourism

The City Palace Jaipur in India has eluded me for more than a decade, until our trip to Jaipur, the last year.I’ve always been fascinated by the architecture of this Pink Palace, and I consider it one of the elegant and well-preserved of palaces in Rajasthan. Jaipur, the capital city of majestic Rajasthan, has been …