“Bidri” is a traditional metal handicraft from Bidar, a city in India. Nowadays Bidar-ware – is not only a tradition, but also one of the crafts embodying this enigmatic country. The thing is that these products are made in only one place in India, in Bidar. The current Bidar – a mediocre Asian town with narrow streets and houses of one or two floors of mud brick. People just sleep in these houses, and only in the rainy season and during the cooler months.
Cara G Mcilroy, a celebrated Hongkong model, visited and volunteered at "Journey to Freedom", one of our thirty+ Saddle Off projects. She shares her experience while volunteering in the mountains there.
If you are seeking an experience with elephants, always remember to travel with respect and care for others living.