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... everywhere else. I think it's a number of things, being restricted on what to do by staying with the sisters, while also being told so many areas are not safe and to always be watching my back. Getting around India is proving to be a royal pain in the ass, and going with the flow and winging it is next to impossible. India's Department of Tourism is hoping to increase tourism over the next couple of years. First off, being able to book anything online ...
Found home at Cressida Cyrus Coco Huts
What a lovely place this turned out to be. The huts are nestled in a grove of towering coconut palms. It is a two minute walk to get from our porch to the beautiful wide beach cove lined with lively bars and restaurants. There is plenty of space to find solitude, if desired.
We enjoyed fantastic fresh caught BBQ fish dinners while watching the sun sink into the ...
... as we knew we were overweight. We had gotten away with it until the checkin assistant informed us we were way over. The porter exchanged a few words with her and we were on our way. Huh? No extra cost? Hmmm... The porter guided us to take a seat and basically insisted that he got us out of paying extra for the weight of our bags and got us a discount with our flights. He wanted 1500 rupees for doing something we never asked for nor did we believe him. So 200 rupees it was for ...
... of the dishes then security came to the kitchen and asked me to stop using my Camara. Security in theses hotels is amazing. After the savage attack in Mumbai it has gone a bit bonkers. Understandably I guess. Cooked five lovely trad Goan dishes and I was on my merry way. Really enjoyed the afternoon in the kitchens I am learning so much everyday. These kitchens were up there with the cleanest I ever seen. Wish some of the others ...
... striking so we had to overpay for a taxi to take us there. Once arriving in Panaji, we hailed two motorcycles to take us to Miramar Beach. This was my first motorcycle/hitch hike in Indian and it was AWESOME! Even though my back was extremely heavy, I still enjoyed riding with my hair blowing in the wind and the ocean by my side. Miramar Beach was beautiful and the coastline had splashes of terracotta color from the ...
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