Daily Escape

The Golden City

Photo by David Santiago Garcia / Aurora Photos

The Golden City

Rajasthan, India

Long before sandcastles were built on beaches, there was Jaisalmer. The swooping arches and curving domes of this frontier town in the northwest Indian state of Rajasthan might echo child’s play, but one look at the detail of its sandstone masterpieces shows the hard work and dedication that went into every square foot. Luckily, playtime has just begun.