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Oct 28, 2014 - Jaisalmer Oct 28

we agree to start early to avoid the heat of the day. Temps are still in the 30s! Jaisalmer Fort is an imposing edifice rising out of the desert on a huge mound of sandstone. It is truly a living fort and has been lived in for many generations. Buildings are still being added to it. Through the main gate you enter a maze of streets and alleys where tuc-tucs & motor bikes squeeze past pedestrians. It is very lively and colourful. People bustling about and shopkeepers competing with each other for business. We found a peaceful refuge for a...

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