Hotel Fort Queen
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Airport Transportation
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking rooms
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... It wasn't too bad. There was also curtains which separated you from the compartment. I kept waking up and checking all my stuff being slightly paranoid. I was happily sleeping until awoken by a big lady at 1am boshing me with her bum! She said 'am I disturbing you' when I turned and glared at her! Yes obviously. She finally settled, leaving the light on which I had to get up and turn off, then proceeded to snore all night! Not ...
... forget all about my previous tour.
As for my new guide, a native from this southern part of the country in his mid-twenties going by the name of Sam! An easy name to remember! He was quick to add that he had the looks of a Moroccan more than of an Indian. Hmmmm. Who knows! Probably due to his shaved head!
... with incredibly smelly feet. Feet that were overhanging every bed and often wafting quite close to your face. I'm not sure if I know anyone with a foot fetish but this, my friends, would be the perfect cure. In my humble opinion feet are never particularly appealing and that is why, anatomically, they are as far away from your face as they can possibly be which is why this was probably our most harrowing journey... but we survived.
In the town we talked ...
... The rarely used Royal Crown was presented by explorer Vasco de Gama in 1502, a gift from Portuguese king Emmanual. It contains rubies, emeralds and diamonds.
An unusual, large musical instrument was a harmonium-like device with 17 moving dolls that moved to the music. There were portraits of the rules, some with the Royal Crown as a sign of their authority. The palace grounds were terraced and sculpted. An hour would have been more than enough ...
... and not rely on rickshaws although that didn't stop them hassling us and offering stupidly cheap prices for the low season. I almost wished I'd taken them up on their offer after it had been raining ******** stop for over an hour. Bazaar road was nice though, loads of little businesses lining the streets trading garlic, ginger and other bits. There were also the usual oil, perfume, tea and wooden handicraft shops lining the way once we arrived in ...