Home / Our Travels OUR TRAVELS The world is a book, and those who do not travel only read a page. – “St. Augustine”. See here our travel journals and follow along with some of our adventures. City Palace (Maharajah’s Palace) at sunset on a trip to Udaipur, Rajasthan, India. Swimmers on the banks of the Ganges. The Amber Fort in the town of Amber or (Amer) near Jaipur, India. Exploring the area of Bhadohi, where one of our weaving centres is based. The details on the entrance to Jaipur City Palace. Visiting the beautiful Jaipur City Palace. Details of the painted chajjas of the gates in the Pritam Niwas Chowk. One of the four painted gates in the Pritam Niwas Chowk, Jaipur City Palace. A Murtis called ‘Ganesh’ on the gates of the Pritam Niwas Cowk. Exploring the local city of Bhadohi on a visit to the weaving centre. Watching our Abstract rug have its edges bound by hand. A sunny day in Kathmandu, Nepal. Dyed wool waiting to be woven. A beautiful ornate door in Jaipur, India. One of our weavers under a canopy of yarn left out to dry. Udaipur City Palace in Rajasthan, India. The dyeing process underway at our weaving centre in India. Dyed wool on its way to the looms, ready to be woven in to a rug. Locals in the City of Varanasi. Jennifer with hanks of wool that have been drying in the sun. Walking around the beautiful streets of Varanasi, India. One of our weavers making progress on a flatwoven rug. Spun wool waiting to be woven. The beginnings of a handloom rug. Jennifer watching on as yarn is pulled onto the loom. Spooled wool preparing to go on the loom. The wonderful team who head up our weaving centre in Bhadohi. Jennifer visiting the families of our weavers after a day at school. Gorgeous pigments ready to be made into dye. Dyed wool drying in the sun, soon ready to to be woven. Strands of dyed wool reflecting all the colours of a custom rug. One of our weavers carrying a skein of wool. It will soon be spun into yarn that can be woven. Our stunning Diamonds rug being washed at dusk Jennifer trimming a custom Marble Rug. Two of our weavers carefully trimming the pile on this custom Marble rug. The dragonfly detail on our Fern rug being carefully trimmed and carved by hand. A custom Gatsby rug taking form on the loom. Our Marble rug being trimmed by one of our weavers. Gate II being hand tufted on the loom in India. A custom Morganite being hand finished at our weaving centre in Bhadohi, India. A custom Moorish rug being washed in order to open up the tips of the pile and add softness. One of our weavers pausing to pose! Our Broken Maze rug being trimmed in the weaving centre. Colour samples of our Rope design being trimmed in India. Our Diamonds rug being trimmed by our wonderful weavers.