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... 16 hrs overnight and no toilet. OMG. Inside the bus is divided into 25 or so double or single bunks with thin mattresses - the lower ones are the size of a double coffin plus 8 inches height or so. Not that I’m feeling negative or anything but OMG. The metal rails to stop you fall out are so hot you can’t hold your hand on them.
Rob has stomach cramps.
We’re booked though so here goes….. bye bye Mumbai, we’re off to Rajasthan!
... British occupied it.
This shared history is probably the reason that this fort is definitely the best that we have seen on this trip.
We also visit the private Arakkal museum that tells the history of this dynasty. It is small but it has good information panels. It also has an interesting section on the Dutch in Kerala. There is also an interesting website on the Dutch in Kerala.
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... different fabrics there were- fancy, gold-threaded ones, simple ones for everyday wear... I also got a crash-course in how to fold the fabric to get the beautiful pleats down the front left of the sari, and learned that the blouse portion actually comes as a part of the sari fabric that is cut free and sewn into the matching blouse. Because we were leaving on a train in a few hours, I cheated, and bought a pre-made one, but I still have the ...
... to see that the camelmen were only wearing t-shirts and shorts and we turned up with full-on turbans, so we looked pretty odd but nevertheless we got on with it. The desert tour itself was a lot of fun in between our camels, Keith and Balthazar, ******* and defecating everywhere. The desert is more dry scrub with the occasional quintessential sand dune, but we spent a lot of time laying in the dunes and we saw the sun go down while the camels ate and rested ...
... had got wind of this there was no stopping me. There is so much going on on the streets that there really is no need to see the sights, the real treasures are everywhere you look. We took a cab to the train station, to book a ticket for Eitan, it all seemed surprisingly stress free today, I guess it's easy when you know how. We then walked up to the first market, upon entering we were mobbed by a guy claiming to be a porter who showed us his porter number (a small round ...