Travel Blogs from Mysore
... Yoga schools and retreats, we actually saw more foreign tourists at the market than in any other place we've yet to visit in India. In addition, many of the street hawkers were much more aggressive in their sales techniques than elsewhere too - probably because of the amount of tourists visiting the area.
The attached pictures provide a much better description of the market than I can do in words.
... te ! Après ce deuxième bus, j’ai dû marcher environ 10min. J’étais bien contente d’arriver à la station car le coin était plutôt sombre et pas super rassurant. Une fois que j’ai eu demandé quel était mon wagon et ma couchette, je me suis acheté des bricoles pour manger dans le train et j’ai patienté dans la salle réservée aux femmes.
Le train avait 30min de retard. Une fois à l’intérieur il y avait déjà des gens qui dormaient ...
... to get tickets to Bangalore and Hampi. Included visiting 2 counters. A 3km rickshaw ride in between to get photocopies of my passport and a subsequent 1 and a half hour wait. Seen most there is to see here now so spent the afternoon laying in the gardens outside the entrance to Maharajas palace. Lots of crowds but quite peaceful with my head phones in. Lots more kids wanting their photo taken with me! Just got ...
... Annapurnam spoke 7 languages, all Indian with the exception of English, which everyone seems to speak.
In another compartment Our good companions, Hannah & Becky had a problem with their sleeping area, they could see cockroaches running around, yuk. I don't know what was running around our area I couldn't see.
As you can Imagine the standard of cleanliness is different to our own British rail, and I was hoping against hope that ...
... of a shopping
trip and were drawn into yet another jewellery shop, and purchased
more earrings – looks like they're breeding in my case! We forgot
to pick up Fred's bananas (mainly because we didn't see them hanging
up amongst the earrings.) Back at the lodge Santo and his mates gave us
a bit of a cooking lesson with the fresh fish bought earlier at the
market. They then served us up a lovely lunch and a ...