Our favourite places in India – Jaisalmer

By Debbie Kindness | March 29, 2013

Jaisalmer is the stuff of legend, like something out of 1001 Arabian nights. It’s one of those enigmatic places that doesn’t seem like it could possibly be real, but certainly does exist.  Founded in the 12th century by Maharawal Jaisal, Jaisalmer is known as the Golden City with its giant sandcastle-like yellow sandstone Fort, with its 99

Favourite places in India – Jodhpur

By Debbie Kindness | October 1, 2012

One of our favourite cities in Rajasthan is Jodhpur – the ‘Blue City’Founded in the 15th century, Jodhpur is situated at the edge of the Thar Desert in the ‘Land of Kings’, and the city is dominated by the imposing and majestic Meherangarh Fort, which sits atop a sheer rocky ridge in the middle of town. Looking down from