Travel Blogs from Porbandar
There we are at Somnath Station. The train, Okha Somnath Express, we took yesterday at 20:30 at Dwarka reached here at 05:20 when it was still dark. Again, like Dwarka we got good and clean retiring rooms where we got fresh and ready but here there was no cloak room available and anyway our train back to Bombay was from Veraval station. It was now time to go to the temple. We took an auto rickshaw to the temple. There was a cloak room available near the temple with bathrooms ...
... the temple opens back at 17:00 hrs. We were hungry and started looking for food and to our surprise we learned that food is served in Dwarka city only from morning 10:00 to 15:00 hrs and then from 19:00 to 23:00 hrs. So, we decided to buy some wafers and head to Nageshwar Jyotirling which was about 17 kms from Dwarka. There are 12 main Jyotirlings of which this was one. You will get a "chagda" at the crossroad near Dwarka Temple for Nageshwar Jyotirling. It was a fun ride to ...
... is a busy cramped lane. Porbandar is a quintessential small Indian town - cramped, narrow roads, two wheelers all around. As is typical in India - there are no signposts directing you to Kirti Mandir, but there are a million people to ask, and you can get there eventually.
It was an experience. To the strains of Vaishnava Janato, being played in the background, I walked ...
... worded the conductor up and headed for 3AC and some warm bedding for a fee - the sensible option.
Porbandar greeted us with a chill, so we dodged the cow in the train station entrance, had a chai to warm up and waited for sunrise before checking in at the accurately named Hotel Pride. A bargain priced hotel room greeted us, and I piled into breakfast of Aloo Paratha, curd and bread omelette; before we ...
... At one point my bed for occupied by 6 large indians wanting to sit down....bear in mind this was a 4 shar cabin....you can work it out......21 hours turned into23 hours with delays, and we finally arrived in Porbandar at 6am, greeted by darkness, cold, andnotasingle soul that could speak ...
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