will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"Just wander around in the streets." Jammu Things to Do Tip by kokoryko

Jammu Things to Do: 19 reviews and 69 photos

by kokoryko
  • Hairdressing - Jammu
    by kokoryko
  • Shaving - Jammu
    by kokoryko
  • Flowers vendor at the entrance of a temple - Jammu
      Flowers vendor at the entrance of a temple
    by kokoryko
  • Busy street - Jammu
      Busy street
    by kokoryko
  • Quiet street - Jammu
      Quiet street
    by kokoryko

I love to look at people in the streets of “exotic” cities. . . . . The way they are busy is so different from the streets I walk in everyday’s life. . . . This time, I did not need a haircut, otherwise, one of these hairdressers would have had me as customer (I almost hate the European hairdressers who are just very expensive chatterboxes. . . ).
Looking also at the other working people, try to understand what they do; I mean the real ones, not the ones who “display” for tourists or tour operators, restaurant workers, blacksmiths, whatever. . . . I am always discovering, like a kid looking at a picture book. . . . Not only people, just street scenes; I have seen hundreds of cows in the streets of Indian cities, but each time I see some, I “rediscover”. . . . . never blasé or bored.

Directions: Old city

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written Sep 21, 2008
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“Il me plait de courir sans but et sans raison . . . .”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 6 8
Forum Rank:
0 0 9 9 0

Have you been to Jammu?

  Share Your Travels