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... into me, knocking me into a group of locals like a bowling ball amongst skittles. Luckily no one was hurt and there were smiles and head wobbles all around as one guy shrugged his shoulders and said, "this is India." Our last dinner was on Chowpatti beach at a place called Cream Corner. The food was delicious but so bad for you due to the secret ingredient being, of course, lots and lots of cream. Mumbai is a city of huge contrasts visible right out in the open ...
... The desk guy tried to charge 4500 Rupee's (about £52) for a room for one night. I didn't have this much on me and I wouldn't have paid it anyway. It was my only option at what was now approaching 2:00am but I wasn't going to be ripped off. So I decided to play them at their own game and made out I had even less cash on me than I did and that the very most I could pay, after paying the cabbie, was 2500 (£29 - still way too much for Delhi but a lot more reasonable for a ...
... to locate a working ATM, we lazed about in the heat until we could catch our late night train to our next destination.
Our next stop was the Blue City of Jodhpur. I was apprehensive initially as our much-loathed driver was from Jodhpur, so I half expected to see his extended family waiting for us at the station to whisk us away to every shop they've ever casually glanced at in the city. Luckily enough, that didn't happen and after waking up ...
... to go see the posh toilets in the Taj Mahal Palace hotel so obviously I went in to check them out. They were pretty good and a world away from the toilets I've been used to recently! The security in all the hotels seems pretty rigid, they scan your bags like at an airport, I even had to do the same when I went to Starbucks! Still it's probably not a bad thing after the various attacks they've had here in the past. After that I did some exploring, found a ...