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Travel Blogs from Rajkot
... and me and my family washed the groom. In the nighttime we danced till our feet hurt and ate till our bellies were full.
It was not until the fourth day that the couple actually got married. There was a different (third) venue. The arrival of the groom was big. Music, dancing, throwing money, fireworks, you name it! The bride’s entrance was more sophisticated, she was carried in on a big swan. Unfortunately the (religious) ceremony ...
... the cows. Some people even feed them. But there their feces are everywhere.
Walking through the town, the scent changes constantly. On every corner you’ll find small shops on the street, a lot of them sell food. This smell is gorgeous. But it is possible that a couple of meters down the road you will smell urine.
In the daytime there is not a moment of silence. The streets are completely packed with people, shops, traffic and animals. ...
... beautiful! Nice, white houses with mosques in between as far as the eye can see. Turkey seems like a good choice for a next adventure abroad. Roy and I had to wait for a couple of hours. This meant we had time for tax-free shopping and a couple of beers. Transit time seemed not so bad after all.
Our second flight was in a bigger plane and was heading to Mumbai. The plane was equipped with personal dvd-players and luxurious seats. Every passenger got a blanket and a pillow, finally ...
... on an overnight bus from Udaipur, and Ben and I both have to confess to feeling somewhat nervous about the whole "stay with my family" thing. We had never even spoken to these people before, and Krunnal (whom Ben had met in NZ, but Asher had not) was still downunder. Would it be awkward? Would they speak English? What would we be doing in Rajkot?
Krunnal's brother Parth met us from the bus, and took us under his wing. An apartment had been arranged for us to ...
... abandoned by the staff and the locals took to devouring the water, plastic cups and empty water cannisters strewn all over the place. Followed on from this, the locals started climbing over the food counters to pillage food and change....phew, thankfully the normal chaos at Indian cricket grounds had returned.
For the second half of the match, England toyed with India before finishing the game victorious, Englands ...
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