A city which is the land of the brave Marathas, a city of kings and queens, a city of forts and palaces, a city of love, and valour, a city of never dying history, a city which truly believes in 'atithi devo bhav', the capital of Rajasthan, a pink city of India- Jaipur.Tourist Places
Jaipur has many a tourist spots to visit, this place has so many forts and palaces that you have no dearth of places to visit. The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur, is called the pink city because of structures which were erected and painted pink to go in sync with the Mughal architecture of red structures. The architecture of Rajasthan pulls a lot of interest among its visitors, a unique and different kind of architecture for the people to be amazed at. The forts and palaces and other such related monuments do have a lot of stories to tell, the palaces speak of their magnificent times, the customs and the times. The Amber fort, Jal Mahal, Nahargarh Fort, City Palace, Govind devji temple.
The forts talk about the long dead kings and queens who are still alive in the stories of the forts and palaces, the forts tell us the tales about their valour, never say die spirit, their love and so much more. Also they are as magnificent as one can imagine and the luxurious feeling which these palaces offer is unbeatable, a feeling which makes one feel great and also know great things.Shopping in Jaipur
When it comes to shopping, the place has a lot to offer to its customers, the traditional clothes are mostly a hit among the people. The city has a lot of colours to it and which is very well reflected in the traditional clothes of Rajasthan Also, as souvenirs most people like buying handmade puppets, which are also very colourful. The Jaipuri quilts and blankets and bed spreads are also very famous all through the world. They also sell silver jewellery which is in tune with the Jaipuri style and the designing of the times of the kings and queens. Different kind of stones can be purchased too from this place but one must make sure that the place and authenticity of the place is assured.
When it comes to food and tastes in jaipur, the tastes are a lot different from the rest, the people of Rajasthan have their Rajasthani food, which most popularly constitutes of Daal Baati Choorma, etc. Rajasthani flavours are very distinct and different from the other flavours of Indian food. But for people, who do not want to experiment, Jaipur has many restaurants and joints which serve world class tastes.