Tag Archives: Rann Of Kutch

Dholavira: Tryst with History

Enroute to Dholavira from Dasada in the Kutch region of Gujarat, we encountered a dry and arid landscape, showing signs of desert vegetation. Dholavira is situated on a ‘Bhet’ which is a high ground that remains dry when the neighbouring landscape is … Continue reading

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A Queen among Stepwells—Rani-ki-Vav

A couple of stepwells visited, including Adalaj near Ahmedabad, India, and we thought what could be more beautiful than that. How can Rani-Ki-Vav be any more impressive to be on the tentative list of the UNESCO World Heritage Site? As … Continue reading

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Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary in Gujarat

Early December morning, with the rising sun glistening in our eyes, we set off on a Jeep Safari into the Little Rann of Kutchch to visit the Wild Ass Sanctuary. Going through Dasada and Patdi, we entered into the marshy … Continue reading

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Retreat in the Little Rann Of Kutchch

As we drove into the small dusty hamlet of Dasada, we were greeted by the rural setting of the Rann Riders. This small eco-friendly resort was a perfect setting to explore the surrounding salt desert marshes of the Little Rann … Continue reading

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