The Sunway GRT Grand Pondicherry
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Sunway GRT Grand Pondicherry
Great value for the price. Super clean, super customer service and super food. Even the pool is clean!
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... declared that they had entered Indian waters when actually they were in international waters. Regardless of all the paperwork and evidence, the guys (I think mainly Paul as he was in charge) were interrogated for a week and then chucked into prison!... The other 6 english guys were in there for 5 months but Paul was in there for 9 months, losing over 10kg of body weight and having to have surgery when he got out! They were declared innocent and the Indian police were seen to ...
... for pictures. Dave to was requested a few times to pose "with the boys". We had an lovely fresh seafood lunch at "The Club" apparently "the" place for locals to be seen.
Preserving the Ambiance
Disturbing to us is the total lack of pride to "Keep India Clean". The amount of trash just tossed around ...
... as Banyans are held high in esteem in Indian spirituality - they are seen as an everlasting symbol of life. The Banyan tree’s roots come down to the ground from the existing branches and then a new trunk is formed, so the tree essentially grows and expands through its life, nice eh. So anyway the tree and dome stand side by side as symbols and at the centre of Auroville, the setting around them is a lush garden, with a small lake, paths, trees and a huge and very ...
... of attractions, this temple is humble and one is not even expected to give any Kanikkai's to the Archagar or priest. You can expect to have a good and peaceful Darshan here.
Having had a good experience here without anyone forcing us to leave or walk away (which did happen in some other temples), we then proceeded back to the car for our journey back to Chennai and our next temple visit shall be Thiruporrur.
... be a 16 1/2 hour bus ride across to Kerala. Yep, that's not a typo, 16!! Oh that will be fun! We asked at reception to see if it was possible to leave out back packs as our bus isn't till 4:30pm. No. I couldn't even finish my question and he already said no. Ok, well we'll ask again later! Off for dinner. We opt for a roof top restaurant, one of the few that serve beer! Dinner doesn't start till 7pm, so we enjoy a kingfisher for 1/2 hour before ordering. ...