New Year’s Eve at the Water Palace

Last year, I celebrated New Year’s Eve in Jaipur. My family and I spent the day at historical landmarks, and danced the night into 2020.  My favorite part of the day was going to the Jal Mahal (Water Palace) . It was built as a hunting lodge for the local Raja (or king). The palace was submerged after a dam was built, and to this … Continue reading New Year’s Eve at the Water Palace

Visiting One of the Wonders of the World

Last year, my trip to North India was my last big trip before COVID travel restrictions…seems so long ago. It was freezing cold in December, but seeing the landmarks was worth it. Of the numerous landmarks, Taj Mahal was my favorite.   The Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders of the world, and after visiting the monument I understand why.  Built in the 17th … Continue reading Visiting One of the Wonders of the World