The main purpose of our trip was to see and photograph the pepper harvest in Kerala. But since this was Alan’s first time to India, we couldn’t travel all the way here without seeing a few different regions.
I set up the trip in three parts – Mumbai, Kerala and Rajasthan. Mumbai was a place to recuperate and find our bearings. With all the energy of the city, the colorful markets, the hustle and bustle of the workers on the streets, the honking traffic, we became energized.
Rajasthan, India - Sunday February 12
“Keep the glass closed.” That pearl of wisdom was given to us by our driver in India, who went by the name of BK.
BK knew that we’d find wild monkeys at a particular spot on our drive to Udaipur. He had driven this route more times than he could count. This is a man who had seen as much monkey business in his day as the man in the yellow hat.