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Feb 9, 2008 - Devi Garh, India
Today was a great day! It will be really hard to beat! We began by walking through the village of Devi Garh and I couldn't get enough! The women's clothing were so bright and colorful and when the people smiled they were gorgeous! And luckily for me, most of the people are comfortable being photographed so I got some good shots. We were really rushed and that was my only complaint. We learned about the different caste system within a small village versus a major city and what everyone's job entails. The saddest of course is the lowest...Jump to full entry
Jun 5, 2005 - Out the frying pan, into the fire!
Because until this point, India had simply not been hot enough, we decided to head to the Great Thar desert in the area of Rajasthan. This is one of the most touristed areas in India... but not in the middle of summer. Temperatures easily reached the 110 degree F level and didn't cool off too much at night. Despite the heat, this area of India is really amazing. The big towns leave a little to be desired, but they all have these amazing forts built high above the modern cities. We visited Jaipur, the capital of the State, Jaisalmer, and...Jump to full entry