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TravelPod Member ReviewsHeritage Madurai
Beautiful hotel, well maintained in lovely grounds just out of the chaos of downtown traffic. Lovely pool, huge rooms, somewhat dated with scarce electrical outlets, but everything we needed for a one-night stay to experience the magic of Sri Meenakshi Temple.
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Sorry folks, but today has just ben a day of travenging from one region to another. There is not much to report other than crossing into the "Rain Shadow" region, the heat is here but not the humidity. A few leg stretch stops on the way, but other than seeing a brick manufacturer, temples at the side of the roads and chaos again, there is nothing …
So Thursday afternoon we arrived back in Chennai with 2 nights in the splendid Raintree St Mary's Hotel to visit the sights of the city and prepare ourselves for the dash through Mahaballipurum, Pondicherry, Chidambaram, Gangaikondacholapuram, Kumbakonam, Tanjore (Thanjavur), Tiruchirapalli (Trichy) and Madurai - some of these names take some …
We have a very early wake-up today, departing the resort at 6am in order to return to the Chennai airport. Our short flight to Madurai aboard Jet Airways is on an ATR prop plane, and well organized and on time. It is interesting to see the diversity of people aboard, including a holy man with scant clothing and wild hair.
Our hotel is …
... He had also mentioned we would be at location 19. Heading over, Mr Space Cadet stops. The learned moi saw a 24, then a 23, etc so I moved down as far as I could toward 19 that still had a roof. Lucas didn't seem to equate the 19 with the ultimate train location. Am I a trainspotter or what? No porters were available so Lucas hauled the bags of the bags, undoubtedly to no tip now or later.
Very tired and did not need any delay but our train was some 15M ...
... Shroud of Turin (although hopefully Gandhi's cloth is not a fake). This is definitely the seed of a new religion, if it isn't already in bloom. I'm all for venerating Gandhi for his remarkable accomplishments, but his depiction in popular Indian culture has definitely moved into legend. He was believed to be a demigod in less educated regions of India while he lived and now the messianic myths are free to multiply. It's no different to deifying ...