Just beyond the ditch on the side of the highway we could see red-faced monkeys = jumping off tree branches. “This type monkeys are aggressive and could be dangerous,” the guide said. Some were perilously close to the road. We also spotted antelopes “with the face of the cow and the body of the horse,” who were “the favorite food of tigers,” as our guide said.

Photo essay: The Maharajas’ Jaipur