Musings

Ranakpur/Jain Temple

Today w visited the 15th century Jain temple, dedicated to Lord Rishabadeva.

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Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.

Jodhpur(2)

Our room was below the Fort. Lovely place. Tomorrow is our last day of the organized vacation.

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Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.

Jodhpur

This is our hotel in Jodhpur, a beautiful haveli with a modern addition below the great fort. My favorite so far. Last night Holi started. So far as I can tell it consists of lighting cow dung patties with a priests’ blessing and then throwing color over one another.

Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.

Bikaner

We spent yesterday (Feb 27) traveling through the Thar desert to the town of Bikaner, famed for its beautiful Junagarth Fort.

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Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.

Mandawa

The roads are rough! This picture is the courtyard of our hotel, the Vivaana. We were greeted by peacocks, drums, and trumpets. Lovely ambiance.

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Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.

Neemrana Fort Palace

The small sleepy, dusty village of Neemrana is about 70 miles from Delhi. We traveled on the main Jaipur-Delhi highway,made a sharp right turn onto a descript dirt road, jostle for about 4miles, and arrive at the Grand SuryaPol. Out of the blue appears lush orange and pink bougainvillea cascading over stone walls of a formidable palace. The structure is cut into the hillside, hidden and protected in a horseshoe formation by the Aravilli mountain range.

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Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.

Arriving in India

India is hurtling headlong from third world to the first as one of the fastest growing countries in the world.

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Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.

The Huqoq Excavation Project

Traveling always involves some moments of serendipity, and our recent cruise along the coastline of Croatia with Travel Dynamics was no exception.

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Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.

NexGen Travel Tools and Resources

It seems as though everyone is downloading and using apps on their smartphones or utilizing some interesting new software.  No one would believe that I am a first adopter, but some free software that I find to be very advantageous includes:

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Kathleen Wright

About Kathleen Wright

I have been practicing investment management for 37 years. Today, my job is still as interesting and exciting as it was when I accepted my first job as a Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Credit Company.