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Lake Palace In Udaipur

September 19, 2013

If you ever get the chance to stay at the Taj Lake Palace hotel in Udaipur do so, as it is incredibly exotic, and only approachable by water unless it has dried up, which was the case as recently as 2010, and then guests are driven across the lake!  It was built in 1743 as a royal summer palace, facing east so that the inhabitants could pray to the Hindu Sun God at dawn.  There’s an air of serenity here, perhaps because there is hardly any noise out on the water.

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A flautist on high sends his haunting music over the gardens below.

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Marigold petals – “herbs of the sun”.

7 Comments leave one →
  1. Denise Hoath permalink
    September 19, 2013 11:08 pm

    Brings back many happy memories. We are so very fortunate. Love Denise x

  2. September 20, 2013 6:04 am

    Yes Denise – I’d go back at the drop of a hat!

  3. Sarah Moni permalink
    September 27, 2013 6:31 am

    Oh, what a beautiful place to stay, I loved the white….so cool and refreshing.

  4. Jill Walker permalink
    November 29, 2013 7:07 am

    Revisiting Udaipur now. You must have been caught up in its spell Mary. How beautiful.!!!! J

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