Travel Blogs from Dindigul
Whilst the weeks spent at Aravind could be frustrating and difficult, we managed to punctuate them with beautiful weekends spent recharging our batteries (and our resolve) at the wonderful Cardamom House. This was recommended to us when we said we needed somewhere to escape to and we were so pleased that it was. An hour and a half drive away from …
... existed since 1014 "and probably much earlier" and was subsequently moved south of St Margaret's church on the High Street.
During the 19th century it became one of London's most important food markets due to its strategic position near the riverside wharves of the Pool of London. The present buildings were designed in 1851, with additions in the 1860s and an entrance designed in the Art Deco style added ...
... no more thought. 5 minutes later someone came along and told me to be careful of the line and as i had just touched it i put my hand on it to prove its safety. Second time around a bolt of electricity shot down my hand and surged though every part of me. I could feel it in my teeth and all the way into each toe. A very strange experience and not one i'd recommend, having said that i can now tick it off my bucket list.
The year was 1987 and I had just completed my 12th standard, it was referred to as +2 at that time, since the 10th standard was always considered high school equivalent in India and anyone who went beyond that was considered a pre-degree candidate. Like the rest of the ambitious crowd of my generation it had been drilled into me that the only notion of success was either being an Engineer or a Doctor. I was admitted into a college in a town called ...
... baking but we made our way north-east, purchasing peanuts and Bombay mix (ok it's almost certainly not called that in India), and passing a street devoted entirely to selling bananas. We crossed a large bridge, but didn't find a river, just a dried up river bed with buffalo eating the grass. In the end we walked for the best part of an hour and a half, guzzling water as we went, and stopped off for ice cream milkshakes (offsetting that Rs 50 saving we made by walking) before ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed