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Jaipur to Udaipur India: The Journey Is the Destination

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 01.13.2017 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

It's a ten-hour drive from Jaipur to Udaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Most first-time visitors fly from one to the other, if they go to Udaip...

Oh... Oodeypore (Udaipur)!

Sriya Chakravarti | Posted 07.21.2016 | Travel
Sriya Chakravarti

Sixty five minutes from Mumbai is the jewel city of India, Udaipur. A city of lakes surrounded by hills and history, makes it one of the most romantic and historically significant place in India .

Cultural Smarts & International Etiquette: India's Hindu Holi Festival!

Sharon Schweitzer | Posted 03.15.2017 | Business
Sharon Schweitzer

One of the most exotic holiday celebrations I've experienced is India's Hindu festival Holi. We were in Rajasthan and were delighted to receive an inv...

Rajasthan a Dream Destination for Photographers

Stephen Wallace, M.D., J.D. | Posted 02.05.2017 | Arts
Stephen Wallace, M.D., J.D.

Hilltop forts, camels climbing sand dunes, mustached men in turbans, women in colorful saris, religious temples, are all a part of the many photograph...

All That Was Different is the Same

Saleem Ahmed | Posted 12.30.2016 | Arts
Saleem Ahmed

For the past week or so I have been in Udaipur, India. It is the home of my family and a place that I have been more than a handful of times. Each tri...

India: The (Real) Top 5 Must-See Destinations

Chris Lopinto | Posted 07.01.2016 | Travel
Chris Lopinto

Over the past ten years, India's status as a place to do business has grown immensely. According to the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), India is the 10th largest business travel market in the world.

Impressions of India: Udaipur to Deogarh

Mary Anne Erickson | Posted 05.08.2015 | Travel
Mary Anne Erickson

Our last breakfast at the Jagat Niwas Palace Hotel in Udaipur was poignant. As wonderful as the meal was, it was the view I could feast on for days to come.

Impressions of India: Ahmedabad to Udaipur

Mary Anne Erickson | Posted 04.21.2015 | Travel
Mary Anne Erickson

We were all packed and ready to go when our new driver, Mr. Singh, and his spiffy van pulled up in front of the hotel. As we left Ahmedabad, I took note of the street scenes out the window, and I especially loved this large mosaic mural featuring images of Gandhi.

Road Notes From a Travel Diarist

Mary Anne Erickson | Posted 03.16.2015 | Travel
Mary Anne Erickson

Today we leave at 9:00 a.m. to head north to Deogarh ( a half-way point on the road to Jodpuhr) and I'm ready for another day of traveling and experiencing a new set of vistas along the way.

This Floating Palace Hotel Is All We Ever Wanted And 'Moore'

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.27.2014 | Travel

This floating palace has hosted its share of swanky visitors, but the palace's most famous guest was Bond... James Bond. Bond, played by Roger Moo...

Loving The Lakes And Palaces Of Udaipur

Leora Novick | Posted 06.17.2012 | Travel
Leora Novick

The white stone made a beautiful contrast against the blue waters and the air was silent save for the call of birds.

Fixing A Monkeys Hairy Palms in Udaipur

Alex Budak | Posted 11.14.2011 | Travel
Alex Budak

Instead of a gorgeous shawl, we now had a smiling monkey figure and something that, undoubtedly, once made erotic female monkey figurines everywhere quite happy.

Udaipur: No Lake Palace (ix)

Karin Badt | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karin Badt

Arrival I have now been two days in Udaipur and have not yet even seen the site that most people come for: the floating Lake Palace, although I did ...