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... to have something forever on my body... But I'd most probably get bored and regret my choice so don't worry.... Its not on the cards!
I'd managed to catch the cold that Hannah had had, so we came back to the hotel where I had a cheeky snooze then a good workout to flush it outta my system. We took a rickshaw down to Elliot's beach where we met Naren after a coffee for some beach fried fish... So tasty! Following the fish we stopped for a fresh fruit ...
... br> On their first day I joined them for two separate walks up the hill – the first one being in the hottest part of the day so we went to the first hill and around, flipping rocks looking for scorpions and centipedes. The second walk was all the way to the top in the early evening. I became the unofficial shepherd, walking behind everyone to make sure we didn’t lose anybody. Unfortunately Hannah couldn’t join us for either walk as the previous day ...
... no dignified way of doing that.
The actual fort was lack lustre. Now I know I was still in an awful mood and that tainted my experience, but it was also objectively mediocre. Take the guide-book's word for it. Chennai has little to offer the sight seeing tourist. Unless you're really into poop. Then it is a veritable cornucopia. The fort had laughably small walls compared to many of the epic forts of northern India. Inside these are two accessible buildings. One is ...
The next morning we started our 2 ½ days of classes which was a variety of business case studies, presentations by corporate execs, and coaching training. After the first night of class there was a big dinner which was attended by our CEO which commemorated the 10th anniversary of the training program. After the second day of class and three days stuck inside the hotel walls, I teamed up with ...
... Varkala on the night we may have had a few too many. Ha! Small India once again. They are from Hackney, she sounds like Catherine Tate & he looks like a young version of the car dealer from Eastenders (I think he was Darren's Dad). Funny pair. Back in Pondy... chalk patterns in front of doorways means good luck. This is a Tamil Nadu tradition and is re-drawn everyday at 6am & 6pm. Some are colourful, some are just white but they are decorative to look at and cover the ...