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- Continental Breakfast
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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... carried out by the British in America before the declaration of independence. The reality of the so called "Great British Empire" and the dark side they don't teach you about in your school's history lesson. Everywhere i've been in India, people come up to me to chat or want their photo taken with me and Jallianwalla was no different. However, once word got out i was British, there was a very small percentage of the people here who weren't happy with my presense ...
... seems especially relevant in Amritsar, which is the center of the Sikh religion, and home to the magnificent Golden Temple complex, the principle place of pilgrimage for Sikhs. The Sikhs have experienced severe persecution and, in their view, serial betrayals by the government of India and in particular the Congress Party over the last 65 years. They have very clear memories of the infamous "Operation Blue Star" when Prime Minister Indira Ghandi ordered ...
... Tempel, der von einem rechteckigen künstlich angelegten See, in dem Goldfische schwimmen, umgeben ist. Dank der aufgegangenen Sonne, wird es nun auch endlich wärmer. Der Tempel wird durch die Sonnenstrahlen beleuchtet und blendet schon fast.
Als ich weiter gehe, bekomme ich gegen eine kleine Spende eine Art Hostie. Sie besteht aus süßem Reis und wird in Blättern aufbewahrt. Nun gehe ich in den Tempel, um die Spende segnen zu lassen. Im Tempel sind ...
... It is a beautiful palace set inside a large square surrounded by a pond that contains holy water. Men have to cover their heads, so we had to buy bright orange do-rags from a street vendor. You have to take your shoes off and wash your feet before entering the grounds, so right before you go through the gates, there is a shallow pool you walk through to wash your feet. You have to walk all around the square and ...
... with some locals, I had to them pull Marie from a scrum/pile on that had started as a photo and make good our escape. I slept pretty much the whole way back in the taxi. Getting back to the dorm around 7 and needing somewhere to eat. On entering the main area of the dorms I spot the Russian guy who had been in our room that morning sat outside the door to the room looking less than impressed. There was a bicycle lock through it. I was now also less than impressed. On inspecting the lock ...