Grand Continent Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bangalore
Our last train journey took us to our final Indian destination of Bangalore. We stayed 3 nights and 4 days and we did absolutely no sight seeing. We had had our fill of India by this point so were quite happy not to be rushing around looking at this, that and the other. I think the most energetic thing we did was go to the post office and send a few knick-knacks home. This being India involved no less than 3 people; the chief postmaster, a wrapping/weighing lady and finally a ...
... a particular worship of the Hindu god Krishna. While new it is built very much like traditional Indian temples. To go into the temple you can proceed as a tourist bypassing the main path for devotees but I suggested to the group we experience this taking the devotees path and they were willing. What that involved is taking one step at a time going from one tile to the next for 108 steps and repeating the Hare Krishna mantra for each step to ...
... on one end and an ancient towering lighthouse on the other are prominent features of this beach. Tourists can also indulge in various activities on the beach such as beach volleyball and football or just chill out on the beach as you sip on the sweet nectar of tender coconuts.
The houseboats or ‘Kettuvallam’ here offer various cruises that can be availed via Alappuzha Packages that are on offer. These cruises commence in the canals ...
... 8217;s the one in the photo grabbing onto both sides of the camera while I took a photo). These kids are just too funny. Living in such terrible circumstances, but yet enjoying life just as you see kids back home enjoying themselves. It’s crazy to think that yes, they may not realize yet the bad circumstances they are in, but that they can still look at everything around them as something positive. They have family, friends, ...
Distance: 150 x 2 = 300 kms
Bikes: Pulsar 200 (2) > Pulsar 150 (3) > RTR 180 > Apache 150 > Discover > Fz 16 >Unicorn >Flames.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service