Hotel C Park Inn
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Slept in! We woke up at 10.10 and just managed to catch breakfast before it shut, it was really busy so we had to pull some chairs up with some indian blokes, one guy at the table ate 5 bowls of porridge, we just stuck to our usual diet of curry! After breakfast we went to pack our bags ready for checkout, we then jumped into a taxi for another …
After a few hours sleep and breakfast, I got to meet my roommate, who was just coming in from Europe. I called Mahima, a friend I'd met in Europe and she offered to come pick me and my roommate up and take us around town to see it.
With her in the car we got to experience first hand what its like to drive in Delhi (NOT easy) and how crazy …
or should we say, simmered in Delhi,
simmered in our own sweat. The moment we stepped out of the airplane
at Indira International Airport, we started sweating and didn't stop
for four days. We felt like penguins in the desert! In the pre
monsoon season normal behaviour was not possible for us. But maybe
this dreamlike, lethargic state of being helped us to get into the
... easily. I have discovered that one of my favourite things to do in Delhi is walk on Rajpath, between India Gate and the Parliament buildings. It's a long road an there's something about that walk that feels imperial, which is, after all, kind of the point. I like passing all of the food stands and seeing the dust swirl around in the air, the sun hitting the tops of these grand buildings. It's really quite a feeling.
After a quick icecream break, I hopped back on the ...
The first ten days are based on events so as to describe what happened. Thereafter I will discuss specific highlights, thoughts or events such that you can share in the whirlwind of emotions that I will no doubt encounter. Doubtful that anyone will read past day 2.
Video of the kids we are working with
Day -1, Friday 1 Oct 2010
Few leaving drinks after work (from ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel C Park Inn New Delhi
Very clean and tidy. Good wifi.
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