TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Mars Chennai (Madras)
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... d better call it a day and tuk tuked back to the hotel. In need of a G&T we called up room service. 30 minutes later we were still waiting, so called again. "So sorry, but had to go buy imported gin", says Janey, "local will do" but local is not available. Eventually 2 glasses of gin arrive. Where is the tonic? Oh did we want tonic as well? He went off to fetch. The bill? £19 for the gin, £3 for 2 tonics. That'll teach us! Our litre bottle didn't cost that ...
... remainder of the chocs in an air tight container and/ or in the fridge! either way it was a good excuse to eat it all as quickly as possible!! On site there is also a resident emu, named "Emu" - apparently if you show fear he will remember and come after you, so I've managed to make him my pal... he loves people, and evidently people that exercise outdoors are especially interesting! i was in the middle of some burpees and suddenly he was right next to ...
... the streets of New Delhi
- Sailed through the sky over the beach in Goa
- Ate dinner overlooking the skyline of Bangalore
- And last but not least, spent quality time with friends
Check out the album I've just created on Facebook if you want to see some photo highlights.
It's been a really unforgettable month that would have made an epic trip all on ...
... employee of the BTS, and she told me to take either bus A1 or A2. (Presumably the "A" stands for “Airport”.) In all of my research on how to get to the Don Muang Airport, nothing was mentioned about any special airport buses. So I was relieved to find that such a bus route had been instituted. Luckily, an A2 bus was arriving at the Morchit BTS terminal just as I arrived, so I didn’t have to wait at all.
In all, I was able to get to ...
... over the course of a few days. He would knock out the main shapes with seemingly random stabs and swipes of the chisels at great speed, then pass the piece on to another who would work on the finer details, coming back to him for help on other points if needed.
My creation came more slowly, it was only 2 inches across but took me a full 3 days and a fair bit of direction. It was great to be working with my hands after many years of computer based work. I got ...