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Nov 29, 2010 - Amer / Jaipur

Another night more bad dreams. In the morning, we took an auto to Amber fort. About 15 km from our hotel, the Amber palace is located in Amer village, perched on a hill. Elephants adorned in decorated saddles carried people up the hill to the palace. A stunning palace, especially the Sheesh Mahal left we wondering about the opulence of the kings. How they used the tax collected from the public for their pleasures. For once it felt as if some good happened because of the British in India. After a couple of hours at the Amber palace we...

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