jodhpur and udaipur

nicknamed for obvious reasons. next on the itinerary were the cities of jodhpur and udaipur (with a stay between the two in a village, which i’ll get to later). jodhpur, “the blue city” and also the birthplace of jodhpur trousers (the mahajara was a polo fanatic), was a major trading center and the capitol of the now-dissolved kingdom of marwar, so naturally it had a major fort. unlike the other forts we saw, this one – mehrangarh fort – had a good museum in which some of the more luxurious rooms were preserved and open to the public. (again, no…