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Sidhpur: splendid architecture in a neglected town

Posted on May 16, 2019 by Toothpicker

 
After a visit to the ghost village Durgapur (see earlier post here) near Mandvi, we visited another sleepy town called Sidhpur in Patan. Both places have exquiste haveli architecture but barely any occupants. What on earth happened to these places? I can't fathom why these home owners abandoned their beautiful homes. It makes [...]

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Durgapur: a forgotten village with stunning haveli architecture

Posted on May 3, 2019 by Toothpicker

 
Before coming to India, many people (who have never been to India before) were concerned about my safety traveling in India as a female, as well as food hygiene, street beggars, the list goes on. Yet during my travel, I was incredibly impressed by the friendly people I encountered, the beautiful places [...]

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