Hotel The Sojourn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
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... Jerra and I acknowledged each little shining smile and waved at them all. We got down on our haunches and took a picture of them all balled up together to get our attention. They were so beautiful. Each shining face was bright enough to illuminate that dark hole of a room they were in. I turned the phone around to show them the picture and they all started whooping and laughing. We heard nothing but sounds of joy in there. What a humbling beautiful moment. When ...
... that underpins the beautiful colours that people have derived from the natural world for thousands of years. India has always been in the forefront with the abundance of dye sources and the impeccable skills of its dyers....They remind us of the potential that was unlocked in the past, but they also provide the inspiration for the future.' Back at at the fair, Purba and I are in our element. We work well together and share an eye for similar colours and design. We ...
... a night. We were expecting a huge comedown but actually (if you ignored the street toilets you had to pass to get to it) it really wasn't so bad. Run by a lovely Sikh man named Hari, the room was large, had AC and best of all - hot water. Admittedly it was only a 8 squirt shower head but hot water none-the-less.
When everyone had dispersed, Angela and I walked back to the hotel. Who should we meet en route but the young man of my earlier acquaintance. We had a chat with him and then returned to meet our guide for our afternoon expedition.
We were driven to the Park St Cemetery. Most of the tombs/graves were those of the British from earlier centuries. From the epitaphs we had to believe that ...
... train. We went back to the bottom level and he walked straight into the station manager's office like they were best mates. He disappeared for 10 mins. He came out and said the station manager apologises and that if we had been there before 5pm they could have sorted something. From what we've managed to deduce each train has a special allowance for foreigners that should not quite guarantee a seat but certainly dramatically improve your chances. As we had been in Kolkata for 2 ...