Tag: Narlai

  • INDIA | The Land of Dreams and Romance

    INDIA | The Land of Dreams and Romance

    In 1896, at age 60, Mark Twain traveled throughout India for three months.  As I read his words, I saw my photographs of India… “This is indeed India; the land of dreams and romance, of fabulous wealth and fabulous poverty, of splendor and rags, of palaces and hovels, of famine and pestilence, of genii and…

  • STYLE MOMENT | Narlai, India

    STYLE MOMENT | Narlai, India

    “Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers.” – Pat Conroy (b. 1945) American author

  • India | Namasté

    India | Namasté

    Wherever I am in the world, I am inspired by the beauty and color and character of unfamiliar cultures – the architecture, the landscape, the artifacts, and, perhaps most meaningful, the people. I have also found that my feeble attempts to speak even a few words of the language are usually rewarded with a smile…

  • Style Moment | Narlai, India

    Style Moment | Narlai, India

    “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” Jawaharial Nehru (1889-1964) First prime minister of independent India

  • COOL HOTELS | India | Rawla Narlai

    COOL HOTELS | India | Rawla Narlai

    At the foot of a great mystical rock where sages have meditated, in the heart of a colorful Rajasthan village, sits Rawla Narlai, the 17th century villa used as a hunting lodge by the Maharaja of Jodhpur. It’s now a charming boutique hotel, with cozy rooms opening onto a courtyard surrounded by cascading bougainvillea.