Balaji Palace Hotel

127 Pathange Towers, Mysore, Karnataka, 570001, India | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on 127 Pathange Towers, Mysore, is near Vrindavan Garden, Srirangapatna, Somnathpur Temples, and Halebidu Temple.
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Travel Blogs from Mysore

The Amazing Race: India Edition

A travel blog entry by lindsaypund on Jun 22, 2014

1 comment, 12 photos

... off at the base of the steps and joined the crowds in walking around barefoot. Once inside, I was shocked at how good it smelt. I’m not sure what I was expecting but I was glad to be greeted with the scent of a grandmother’s perfume.

All day long I felt like I was a contestant on The Amazing Race as we were literally racing through Mysore to see all there was to see. Our second stop was a silk shop. Mysore is famous for its silk and we were able to try on ...

How many Indians....

A travel blog entry by lick on Feb 16, 2014

2 comments, 3 photos

... there are at least three to ten staff members, serving only a handful of customers. Each of the staff have very specific jobs and when not doing that job, no matter how busy the other staff are, they will be sat relaxing at one of the tables. It is not uncommon to walk into a restaurant at lunch time and for it to be devoid of diners with just a table or two in the corner full of staff relaxing and sleeping. The oddest thing about this is, no matter how small the restaurant ...

Trip to Mysore

A travel blog entry by roc1954 on Aug 08, 2013

5 photos

... the Taj Mahal. The city of Mysore is about a three hour drive southwest of Bangalore. On Thursday, we had a car and driver that took us out to see the area. Enroute, we stopped at a cocoon market, which sells the cocoon's of the silk moth. As I understand it, they use the silk in the cocoons to weave silk fabric. The cocoons come in two colors, white and yellow. In Mysore, we visited the summer palace ...

From Sore to the Ass....

A travel blog entry by kat.in.a.hat on Feb 27, 2013

35 photos

... a well needed bath, not a bath bath, but a bucket bath, it was the amazing after being on the train for so long! We were all tired from being on the move and started to relax and enjoy being stationary!! It then transpired, after Amaresh went out on the back of Homens bike, that Mighty Mouse and Shawaddywaddy had been on the phone to his office and he received a phone call saying we had to continue on to Silchar that day. This would have been ok, if we hadn't stopped ...

South India

A travel blog entry by sallykhen on Oct 30, 2012

4 comments, 7 photos

... Gopal stopped prefacing every reference to water buffalos as "those stupid creatures" or "those black beasts". However, all water buffaloes have owners. The water buffalos produce a much richer milk than Brahma cows so that is what is used for most of the yogurt and ice cream. Male water buffaloes are eaten, although most Hindus are vegetarians. Only two castes, the warrior caste and worker caste, are allowed to eat meat. I doubt that any women eat ...

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