Category Archives: Jaipur

The Last Hurrah (Expat Week #083)

You do not travel if you are afraid of the unknown, you travel for the unknown, that reveals you with yourself. ~Ella Maillart Two of the greatest gifts we can give our children are roots and wings. ~Hodding Carter During … Continue reading

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The Monkey People (Expat Week #055)

If you look at the monkeys, you can learn many things about the men; if you look at the men, you can learn many things about the madness! ~Mehmet Murat ildan   I have always been enchanted by monkeys. From … Continue reading

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Tour of India – Stepwell (Expat Week #047-2)

Art without engineering is dreaming. Engineering without art is calculating. ~Steven Roberts I am an Engineer. As such, I love viewing unique, functional solutions to problems. I get excited seeing marvels of engineering.  No where does my excitement meter peg … Continue reading

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Tour of India – Galta Monkey Temple (Expat Week #047-1)

When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable. ~Clifton Fadiman The Monkey Temple Light Eyed Monkey Pretty much on a whim, Irene and I … Continue reading

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Tour of India – Jaipur, The Pink City (Expat Week #046)

I think that travel comes from some deep urge to see the world, like the urge that brings up a worm in an Irish bog to see the moon when it is full. ~Lord Dunsany Our much anticipated tour of India … Continue reading

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