Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Rambagh Palace

Yesterday we did the Taj Mahal at sunrise, explored the Fatehpur Sikri just outside Agra, drove 6 hours to Jaipur … and then, per our official guide, the rest of the day (all 2ish remaining hours before we crashed into … Continue reading

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On the Road Again: Agra to Jaipur

After an early morning visit to the Taj Mahal, we packed up our bags and loaded ourselves into a van for a 6 hour drive to Jaipur. Our valiant tour guide came along for the first part of the drive … Continue reading

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The Beauty that is the Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is considered one of the greatest wonders of the world.  And is certainly one of the best symbols of love ever built by mankind. It was built by the Muslim Emperor in the 17th century in memory … Continue reading

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The War of the Mascots: 2013 NCAA Tournament

We interrupt your regularly scheduled programming to bring you breaking news (I promise to get back to India tomorrow). I was just handed a bracket for the 2013 NCAA Tournament. By now, you should all recognize that sports really aren’t … Continue reading

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Learning to Cook. Indian Style.

Keith and I have liked Indian food since … well, since our trip to Africa.  Cape Town, South Africa to be exact. Yes, I understand that one wouldn’t automatically think of Cape Town as a mecca of Indian food.  But … Continue reading

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Tricky tigers: do they really exist at the Khana national park?

(Note from me: Sorry guys, I’ve been really slow about getting these posted.  I’d promise to do better but I don’t want to make a promise that I can’t keep …) We spent 4 glorious nights in one spot.  It … Continue reading

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