Tag: India

Enlightened Rhinos

We crossed from India into Nepal and stopped at Lumbini, the place where Siddharta Gautama, aka Buddha, was born.  Enlightenment doesn’t include free parking, though.  Next was Chitwan National Park, where we went on a canoe ride followed by a

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After Jaipur, we visited Orccha, a small town that used to be the capital of the Bundela rajas and so has quite a few palaces. Some of the palace gates were protected by spikes to discourage war elephants from ramming

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Bollywood Barfi

We went to the Raj Mandir Theatre in Jaipur. It is one of the most popular places to see movies in India. India’s film industry regularly produces double the number of films in a year that Hollywood does and is

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