Category Archives: Travel Tips

Peace and Solitude at Jaipur’s Royal Gaitor Tumbas

Royal Gaitor Tumbas in Jaipur, India

Saying that India has so much to offer is an understatement.  That’s why I struggle to comprehend why people travel there and only see the very most popular tourist sites in the city.  Sure, these places are famous and lure in crowds for a reason, but there are places almost identical to them around every corner. […]

Visiting the Uplistsikhe Cave Complex in Georgia

Close to Gori, Georgia lies the elaborate cave complex called Uplistsikhe.  Uplistsikhe, which literally means “Fortress of the Lord“, sprawls out over around eight hectares (about twenty acres).  It was built in the B.C. times, but the town didn’t reach its height until the 9th – 11th centuries A.D. when more than 20,000 people then […]