Our team has been busy coordinating the details of a new itinerary to add to our Featured Tours. The only problem: We have too many enticing options! So, we have decided to select three final tours and let you vote for your favorite. We will be posting the details in the next couple weeks, so stay tuned!
For those who love to spread their wings and explore the world - or even hop from one destination to the next - be sure to check out Travelhoppers. Recently launched, Travelhoppers is a travel site that allows consumers to research, connect, and discover. I am also personally excited to be a featured contributor in the Travelhoppers community.
Writing a post on travel updates, featured tours, or client testimonials appears inapt this week after the powerful earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan. The loss of life and desolation was just heartbreaking. However, these times of tragedy also illustrate the power of humanity. It was a reminder of how the world can unite and offer overwhelming support during a crisis. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Japan and everyone else affected by these catastrophic events.
Every March/April, we start receiving daily phone calls from travelers who wish to experience the Pushkar Festival. Located in Rajasthan, Pushkar is a small town that houses over 400 temples, including the only Brahma temple in all of India. Every November, over 50,000 camels are decorated, raced, and sold during the Camel Fair - one of the largest livestock fairs in the world.
In this month's edition of our Sodha Traveler newsletter, we added a small quiz on India. Based on feedback from the past, people love trivia, so here is a more challenging version. See how many you can answer - without searching online or asking a friend! We will post the answers on Friday's blog. Have fun!