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Since we last put an update on this blog life has been moving at an ever increasingly slow and steady pace…and we’re both loving every idle minute of it. I think that it’s safe to say that we’ve reached an entirely new state of deep relaxation, and are both making up for the wear and tear that we’ve put our bodies through working at home, or at least that is our excuse for being so slothful right now!
When we can ...
... charge my batteries after my Tibet and trekking tours. We had chai (tea) every morning and I napped every afternoon. They taught me to make a bunch of my favorite Indian dishes and I ate far too much them for my liking. It was delicious tho :) Once the weather cleared up, a little sightseeing began. My perception of Goa before I got there was one big party and I'm sure later in the season, it is. Luckily for me tho, I arrived weeks before anything big ...
... It was a win-win-win for the Indians: Jahangir received a free meal in the back of the restaurant where he, along with other drivers running the same route, were fed a true Indian dish (he received no daily stipend for food so this was important); the restaurant kept its doors open serving detesting food to unsuspecting visitors; and the hotel booking agency received better rates to entice travelers to reserve through them. The only losers were the tourists ...
... for a while so we started getting the kids to spell words on the blackboard. We had a lot of fun trying to think of colours and fruits that hadn't already been spelt that they would understand. In the afternoon we visited the local shopping centre at Mapusa. The shopping centre was the biggest in the district, and was still smaller than a corner store in Australia. We got lots of lollies and biscuits, as well as icing sugar and food dye. We went home and ...
... on the beach. When we first entered the markets we were overwhelmed by the vast amount of people that were trying to sell us things. Immediately people approached us trying to sell us a variety of items, most of which were drums (mum will be pleased to know that I bought a giant, extra loud one for Joe!). The things that the people were selling were very cool, and I wanted to buy almost everything! There were a few odd experiences, however. ...