Fortune Hotel Landmark
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
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... is a large lake with a palace in the centre island which is now a very classy hotel.
But first I have to get there and to do that I have to say goodbye to my new mates. It's been great travelling with them: Laney was inspired by the visit to the pagoda and has now booked a Vipassana retreat in Nasik - we'll catch up again in Delhi; Jen is also heading for a Vipassana retreat and then returning to the UK; this morning I saw Stuart and Betsy for twenty minutes ...
... not numb. The roads all along were spic and span, is it the Swach Bharat effect or has it been cleaned up for this event or Vibrant Gujarat I wondered. We passed by Ginger Hotel, I looked for my cheering squad, their absence told me that they were still snuggled in the warm king sized bed of Room No 415. The entire route was through up market shopping streets of Amdavad. I tried to remember few places for this blog but other than Sardar Patel Stadium and ...
... to see the beach, and the shipyard. The shipyard is remarkable, as it is a big natural cove (I don't really know how to describe it with my imperfect english, it was too small to be called a bay for sure), which stays dry for most of the month. The water only can access during high tides, when it's springtide! Another remarkable fact was that the ships they were building were merchant ships made from wood. And not just small boats, but ships that were at least forty meters ...
... s house I had planned to stay for two nights; enjoy the Kite Festival, and move on to
Jaipur to build the piece. After Abhi gave me the unabridged tour of thehouse it occurred to me that, if Kinnari was OK with it, I would much rather build the piece here, amongst friends, and in a very beautiful space that once was part of her factory, next door.
A few lines on Kinnari's house. Her family had had this house for more than 400 years. They almost lost it to ...
... and it’s a union for life. The men wear silver bangles on their wrists and ankles. This visit made up for the arduous trip today.
Not until 10 pm did we arrive back at hotel.
Stuck in Ahmedabad! (6 more days)
The motorcycle rack turned out great but we still had to process some paperwork to finish the purchase of the motorcycle. The paperwork is unfinished. Non-resident foreigners ...