Chomu Palace Hotel
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So off we went to find the tiger again gate number 7. There are a female and 4 cubs in this area but alas no view of them for us. We saw paw prints three sets of, and a recently devoured cow whose foot and liver had been discarded. I didn't realise how big a cows liver was. But a good safari with monkeys, buffalo, antelope and deer, oh yeah and cow …
... the bangle would have to be cut off from the leg and then sold or given away. When the group returned to the hotel, the staff had hitched up a couple of camels to a couple of carts and we were taken to the sand dunes for a sunset viewing. As we passed through town we were waved at and greeted by people throughout the town. Most people were so excited to see us, but I remember seeing one little boy that couldn't take his ...
... nose. I have already blown half of India out of my nose on a daily basis it's so dusty so I prepared to have rainbow effect hankies.
So this colour throwing goes on for while and then out comes the water ! Super soakers, water balloons, small water pistols, bottles, buckets, hoses, jugs, cups - any receptacle whatsoever is fine. And well, they throw it all over you !
Drummers are playing bangra beat and everyone dances while having coloured powder and water thrown on ...
... inside her mouth. He let me scrub her front legs with a brush. At one point she started moving, the mahout said I was tickling her. :) Later in the afternoon, I went to make chapattis for some of the Ellies. This place had 5 elephants in one compound and I had a couple of hours to spend with all of them. Each has her own distinct personality and I tried to spend some time with each of them, before and after chapatti making. One that took my ...
... After the fort we headed for the palace of the wind. There is also a palace of the water which has just been sold off to a hotel chain. The palace of the wind was apparently given its name by the fact the building has no foundations?? Not entirely sure about that one. Any way the palace was used for the royal family to celebrate the holy festival, this is festival where they through the coloured powder over each other. Also the palaces was used ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center