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Kaziranga National Park - Assam, India By Ajay Jain
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Is Kaziranga the best national park in India? Most wildlife enthusiasts would answer with a resounding yes. The reserve is no less than a carnival of animals and birds living amidst forests, tall... More > grasses, reeds, marshes and shallow pools. It was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1985. And don’t miss out on a visit to the Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary near Jorhat.. Home to the Hoolock Gibbons, you will not find these apes anywhere else in the country. Some animals in Kaziranga Rhinoceros, Wild Buffalo, Elephant, Swamp Deer, Hog Deer, Sloth Bear, Tiger, Leopard, Jungle Cats, Otters, Wild Boar, Pythons, Monitor Lizards Some birds in Kaziranga Oriental Honey Buzzard, Black-shouldered Kite, Black Kite, Brahminy Kite, Pallas's Fish Eagle, White-tailed Eagle, Grey-headed Fish Eagle, Himalayan Griffon * Download the e-book on Kaziranga to know more. * ** For the complete collection of books and e-books by Kunzum, visit http://kunzum.com/books. Contact us at wetravel@kunzum.com.**< Less
Shekhawati, Rajasthan, India By Ajay Jain
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Shekhawati is literally one big open air museum. Add colour, food and bazaars to it and you have a holiday destination for all. Bonus comes in the form of great places to stay and, if you ask the... More > right people, an opportunity to buy genuinely old artifacts and artistic items of household use. You could even buy an old haveli and own some historical real estate for yourself. Shekhawati is a region comprising many towns and villages, not easy to keep track of. It fell on an important trading route in the past. If you see the dry arid landscape of Shekhawati, and commerce limited to small time trading and subsistence agriculture, the once-opulent havelis or mansions built by the Marwari trading class seem out of place. But these are the main attraction for visitors, with their artistic frescos and intricate carvings. * Download the e-book on Shekhawati to know more. * ** For the complete collection of books and e-books by Kunzum, visit http://kunzum.com/books. Contact wetravel@kunzum.com if need be. **< Less
Dholavira & Lothal, Gujarat, India By Ajay Jain
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When you stand at Dholavira or Lothal in Gujarat in India, you realize people existed at least 5,000 years ago. On the very spot where you see the remains of what may have been very vibrant and rich... More > cities in the 3rd Millennium B.C. Don’t let your imagination wander too much though, it can cause vertigo. These are amongst the largest and most prominent archaeological sites in India belonging to the Indus Valley Civilization. Other important urban centres included Harappa, Mohenjodaro, Ganeriwala, Rakhigarhi, Kalibangan and Rupar. * Download the e-book on Dholavira and Lothal to know more. * ** For the complete collection of books and e-books by Kunzum, visit http://kunzum.com/books. Contact us at wetravel@kunzum.com.**< Less
Kaziranga National Park, Assam, India By Ajay Jain
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Is Kaziranga the best national park in India? Most wildlife enthusiasts would answer with a resounding yes. The reserve is no less than a carnival of animals and birds living amidst forests, tall... More > grasses, reeds, marshes and shallow pools. Come, enjoy the jungle safari in pictures before you head out for the real thing.< Less
Patan, Gujarat, India By Ajay Jain
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A queen’s stepwell, and a saree meant for one If you didn’t know any better, you would drive by the dusty town of Patan in Gujarat and miss fascinating nuggets of history and culture... More > going back centuries. This is where you can get the last authentic versions of the famed Patola saree, the Salvis being the only family making it. Delivery time can stretch to five years!! Patan is also where tou will find the Rani ki Vav, one of the most exquisite of stepwells. Who could have thought of making such an effort for a water reservoir? And close by is another hidden gem: the Sun Temple in Modhera. Don’t miss these when in Gujarat. * Download the e-book on Patan to know more. * ** For the complete collection of books and e-books by Kunzum, visit http://kunzum.com/books. Contact us at wetravel@kunzum.com.**< Less
Great Rann of Kutch, Gujarat, India By Ajay Jain
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Start driving from Bhuj and you will cover a highly fascinating route - giving you glimpses of the history, geographical features, culture and food of Gujarat in India. All in and around the Great... More > Rann of Kutch, with no beginning and no end. Attractions include Narayan Sarovar, Koteshwar, Lakhpat Fort, Kala Dungar, Hodka – all in the midst of the vast saline plains of the Great Rann of Kutch. * Download the e-book on The Great Rann to know more. * ** For the complete collection of books and e-books by Kunzum, visit http://kunzum.com/books. Contact us at wetravel@kunzum.com.**< Less
Little Rann of Kutch, Gujarat, India By Ajay Jain
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What do you do when you see miles of unbroken surface of dark silt, all bare and without a sign of life? You will no doubt be tempted to step on the gas in your SUV, hoping to catch the horizon. Do... More > so by all means, kick mountains of dust with your tyres, and feel the thrill of driving in the Little Rann of Kutch - just mind the wildlife though! The Little Rann is a saline desert, and believed to have been a shallow sea at one time. It can be considered a large ecotone, a transitional area between marine and terrestrial ecosystems, stretching across 4,953 sq. kms (1,935 sq. miles). Dry for most part of the year, it gets inundated with water during the monsoons. The area may look arid and forbidding but, surprisingly, it is home to many species of animals and birds, and rich in its unique flora. * Download the e-book on The Little Rann to know more. * ** For the complete collection of books and e-books by Kunzum, visit http://kunzum.com/books. Contact us at wetravel@kunzum.com.**< Less
Velavadar, Gujarat, India By Ajay Jain
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As far as sanctuaries go, Velavadar in Gujarat is the sweetest one. It is home to Blackbucks, beautiful members of the deer family. Velavadar has the highest concentration of the endangered Blackbuck... More > anywhere. The open grasslands of Velavadar suit the Blackbucks just fine. The reserve has no predators like tigers and lions - leaving the animals largely free from danger. Romance blooms, and the population increases. After Blackbucks, the highest population in Velavadar is of Indian Antelopes, known as Nilgai or Blue Bull. You can also expect to see Wild Boars, Hyenas, Wolves, Jungle Cats and many other species of animals and birds. Off the tourist circuit, visitors can enjoy the sights with minimal disturbance. * Download the e-book on Velavadar to know more. * ** For the complete collection of books and e-books by Kunzum, visit http://kunzum.com/books. Contact us at wetravel@kunzum.com.**< Less
Gir National Park - Gujarat By Ajay Jain
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If you believe the true king of the jungle is the lion and would like to meet one, you can only do so at the Gir National Park in Gujarat. This is the home to the last of the Asiatic lions on the... More > planet. Of course, Gir has much more to offer than just lions. Allow your wishlist to expand beyond just lion sightings, and you will be impressed with the rich flora and fauna of the forest. Join the author in his safari to see for yourself.< Less
Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India By Ajay Jain
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Food, Bazaars, History - It All Happens Here You go to Jodhpur to savour the famed mirchi vada. And the samosas, bread pakoras, badi pyaza ki kachoris, mogar ki kachoris – topped with sweets... More > and buttermilk. It does not get better than this. And in between mouthfuls, treat yourself to all else that is wonderful in this city. Jodhpur’s bazaars are endless - you can lose yourself for hours in their labyrinthine streets. Choose from glass bangles, Jodhpuri Jutis (shoes), handicrafts, local dresses and antiques including locks and more. If in a mood for history, visit the Jaswant Thada (built in the memory of Jodhpur’s King Jaswant Singh II in 1899) and the Mehrangarh Fort; the latter literally looks down upon the blue city. * Download the e-book on Jodhpur to know more. * ** For the complete collection of books and e-books by Kunzum, visit http://kunzum.com/books. You may contact wetravel@kunzum.com if there are any issues **< Less

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