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Forum: Scams and Annoyances in India Feb 21st, 2018, 21:47
Replies: 14
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Posted By vonkla
You are right, further we had to return for the...

You are right, further we had to return for the the trial.
Forum: Scams and Annoyances in India Feb 19th, 2018, 14:44
Replies: 14
Views: 490
Posted By vonkla
Another ATM scam and Kudos for the Paharganj Police.

We did several trips to India and are mostly alert enough to avoid the cheats.
But this time it was our turn and it was completely our fault.

We arrived around midnight from the Netherlands in...
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Feb 19th, 2018, 13:35
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By vonkla
After Lucknow we spend some days in Jaunpur and...

After Lucknow we spend some days in Jaunpur and didn't regret that.
For details see the 2014 journal in my signature.
Forum: Indian Railways Feb 11th, 2018, 05:32
Replies: 374
Views: 113,188
Posted By vonkla
Follow the steps as described on this site...

Follow the steps as described on this site (https://www.seat61.com/India.htm#Buy-tickets-online) exactly.
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Feb 10th, 2018, 16:24
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By vonkla
Your plan is the most logical one between the...

Your plan is the most logical one between the different destinations.
If your budget allows it fly from Jodhpur to Varanasi...
Forum: India For Beginners Feb 10th, 2018, 05:08
Replies: 1,387
Views: 204,356
Posted By vonkla
The guy who started this thread wrote another one...

The guy who started this thread wrote another one about his experience as a solo traveler, see here (http://www.indiamike.com/india/india-for-beginners-f122/my-first-solo-trip-to-india-t157517/).
Forum: Rajasthan Feb 9th, 2018, 19:26
Replies: 24
Views: 1,116
Posted By vonkla
A nice garden in Udaipur is Sahelyon Ki Bari...

A nice garden in Udaipur is Sahelyon Ki Bari (http://www.udaipur.org.uk/gardens/saheliyon-ki-bari.html) with a lot of fountains.
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Feb 8th, 2018, 00:57
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By vonkla
Since we had visited Varanasi several times, we...

Since we had visited Varanasi several times, we decided to go to some lesser known towns around it during our last trip.
After Lucknow we visited Jaunpur, Mirzapur, Sasaram and Gaya.
Details you...
Forum: Rajasthan Feb 5th, 2018, 17:59
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By vonkla
I think you want to cover too many destinations,...

I think you want to cover too many destinations, certainly in combination with traveling in day time. In most case you will need roughly one day between each town.
Just have a look at the following...
Forum: Punjab Feb 3rd, 2018, 22:48
Replies: 1
Views: 278
Posted By vonkla
I have no answer on your concrete questions. ...

I have no answer on your concrete questions.
But we stayed a few days in Patiala, you can read about it in the end March part of the South-East to North-West journal in my signature.
Forum: Kerala Feb 2nd, 2018, 18:11
Replies: 17
Views: 14,970
Posted By vonkla
There is contact info on their site,...

There is contact info on their site, http://southernbackwaters.com/kollam-alleppey-touristboat.php
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Feb 2nd, 2018, 15:52
Replies: 26
Views: 973
Posted By vonkla
Congratulations with the extra days. Your trip...

Congratulations with the extra days.
Your trip idea is perfect, from Jaisalmer to Delhi you can take a plane or an overnight train.
Forum: Rajasthan Jan 30th, 2018, 21:18
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By vonkla
By plane to Jaisalmer, for the rest by car+driver...

By plane to Jaisalmer, for the rest by car+driver

Consider to take one day from Udaipur and add it to Jodhpur.
Jodhpur-Udaipur by car, visit Ranakpur and Kumbalgarh en route.
Forum: Rajasthan Jan 30th, 2018, 03:46
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By vonkla
Yes we are looking forward to it, just three...

Yes we are looking forward to it, just three weeks this time.
The first half is more or less set: Delhi - Jaisalmer - Phalodi - Nagaur - Jodhpur.
Next something like Chittorgarh, Mount Abu to...
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Jan 29th, 2018, 22:50
Replies: 26
Views: 973
Posted By vonkla
I assume that your wife and daughter won't attend...

I assume that your wife and daughter won't attend the conference.
They can have a nice day by hiring a car and visit the Keoladeo bird sanctuary near Bharatpur.
Another day can be spend in this...
Forum: Rajasthan Jan 29th, 2018, 22:42
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By vonkla
Until now we missed Jaisalmer, but we will there...

Until now we missed Jaisalmer, but we will there go by the end of February.
We were not that fond of Jaipur and opt for Jaisalmer -Jodhpur - Udaipur, but that is pure subjective.
Forum: Rajasthan Jan 29th, 2018, 18:56
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By vonkla
We like to travel in a slow pace. Three...

We like to travel in a slow pace.
Three destinations, such as Jaipur - Jodhpur - Udaipur, should satisfy us.
Forum: Rajasthan Jan 29th, 2018, 17:28
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By vonkla
The following option is still hectic but maybe it...

The following option is still hectic but maybe it works:
Fly from Jaipur to Jaisalmer...
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Jan 27th, 2018, 00:48
Replies: 26
Views: 973
Posted By vonkla
I think the only Agra - Udaipur option is the...

I think the only Agra - Udaipur option is the overnight train, see here (https://erail.in/trains-between-stations/agra-cantt-AGC/udaipur-city-UDZ?view=d).
Your Udaipur hotel can arrange a car to...
Forum: Chennai (Madras) Jan 24th, 2018, 21:12
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By vonkla
The first part of the Mainly the South journal in...

The first part of the Mainly the South journal in my signature describes our trip from Chennai to Chidabaram and the Cauvery delta around Kumbakonam.
Maybe that gives you some ideas.
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Jan 19th, 2018, 23:06
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By vonkla
Jaisalmer - Udaipur, Google learns that it is a...

Jaisalmer - Udaipur, Google learns that it is a long day (about 10 hours) drive, there are no trains
Bikaner will not add much after Jodhpur and Jaisalmer
Pushkar, I doubt if it makes sense for...
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Jan 19th, 2018, 20:36
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By vonkla
I think you are too ambitious, you spend nearly...

I think you are too ambitious, you spend nearly half the time on the road.
Most destinations deserve at least 2 days of sight-seeing.

Look if this idea works for you:
Fly Delhi - Jaisalmer, see...
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Jan 19th, 2018, 19:41
Replies: 10
Views: 619
Posted By vonkla
I'm neither a beach fan, so just some remarks...

I'm neither a beach fan, so just some remarks about the backwaters.
The best experience we had was a six hour trip with a rowing boat through the small canals around Alleppey.
The KTDC organizes...
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Jan 15th, 2018, 23:10
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By vonkla
Jaisalmer to Goa is rather complicated. In my...

Jaisalmer to Goa is rather complicated.
In my opinion it is better to visit Jaisalmer after Jaipur by train (https://erail.in/trains-between-stations/jaipur-JP/jaisalmer-JSM?view=d) or plane...
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Jan 14th, 2018, 22:49
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By vonkla
Some general remarks I would not take...

Some general remarks


I would not take that risk. Furthermore, Delhi has two airports.
If you arrive on a different one than you depart, you certainly cannot make it.

Train tickets you have...
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