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Khamma ghani ! welcome to the blue city, Jodhpur, Rajasthan India

If you are looking to soak in the royal heritage, culture of India . One needs to head to Jodhpur City, Rajasthan, India.
The Royals of Rajasthan have a tradition of Atithi devo bhava, meaning guest is God. And this tradition of welcoming, treating each guest with kindest hospitality can be experienced only in Rajasthan.
The Blue city has a lot to offer from sightseeing of Royal Umaid Bhavan Palace, to the biggest Mehrangarh Fort in Rajasthan.  To the gastronomical adventures of Laal maas ( red mutton curry) to the yummiest sweets. One can experience it all in this wonderful city.
If you are planning a visit to The Mehrangarh Fort Upon entering the Fort one can hear Rajasthani folk music being played by local musician it is very soothing. The fort is currently maintained by current royal  HH Maharaja Gaj Singh.
One should definitely wear comfortable shoes. I did the mistake of being a fashionista, wearing leather boots which was a disaster to walk in the fort. Also one must wear lot of sun…

Experience Royal High Tea at Umaid Bhavan Palace, Jodhpur, India

If you thought only Britishers love their tea. Well, India is country with rich history and there is no better way to find out than to experience it at Umaid Bhavan Palace, Jodhpur India. 
Although the Palace is partly converted into Hotel managed by Taj Group. Jodhpur royal family currently resides at the Umaid Bhavan Palace. With the likes of  Celebritiy Priyanka Chopra who's wedding took place at this beautiful palace. This Heritage Palace has all the charm of Royal Marwar clan.  There are 350 rooms at the Palace.The rooms and suites have inert aura of modern amenities with royal influence. For entertainment one can use pool table, or go for swim in indoor zodiac pool. Or even head to the most amazing Jiva Spa.  
The High Tea at Risala restaurant was as much a visual treat. If one is foodie this cannot be missed. The restaurant has beautiful setup for high tea. 
Along with assortment of savoury and sweet petit fours. There is wide selection of tea, coffee, cold beverages to choose …