Hotel de l'Orient

Address: 17, Rue Romain Rolland, Pondicherry, Union Territory of Pondicherry, 605001, India | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 17, Rue Romain Rolland, Pondicherry.
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Travel Blogs from Pondicherry

Alien spaceship

A travel blog entry by dandalessandro on Jan 12, 2015

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... things hit home and through her talk she communicated just how special this place is for her, and for the other Aurovillians, and how fragile in some way it also it. It’s difficult to describe, but she radiated the same kind of gushing love, and attentive protection over the Matrimandir, it was almost like she was talking about her small child, whom she loved, honoured, protected and served. It was really special to hear her talk, but we were especially relieved to hear her say, ...

Day 12: Puducherry

A travel blog entry by williampotter on Dec 20, 2014

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... ideas of a Indian guru and 'The Mother'. We follow the landscaped gardens to a huge golden golf-ball centre, the Matrimandir, Mother's Shrine, which, we are told but not shown, houses a large crystal shining sunbeams around a plain white room meant for quiet concentration. We see little of the site's 2,000 inhabitants and are given no details of their daily routines or funding. It smacks of a cult but serves great veggie dishes.

The ...

Poncing about in Pondicherry

A travel blog entry by jeanrose49 on Nov 11, 2014

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... of surviving another kilometer of road is its own reward.

The descent straight to hell awaited us when we arrived in Pondicherry after dark as we had a slightly lost driver and thus an unexpectedly extended scenic route from Chetinad. Take away being able to clearly see the traffic coming at us because vehicle lights are optional, the bicycles don't have reflectors, never mind rear lights and light reflective strips don't feature at ...

Pondy - Jack's week

A travel blog entry by jdtrip on Dec 08, 2013

1 comment, 2 photos

... understand. After all, the people of Auroville didn't seem any happier, fulfilled, or unified than they do down the road in Pondicherry. This isn't the place to go into Auroville's contradictions, but I felt it had a few. Yet, maybe I'm missing something - the French lady who gave me a lift said that to really understand it you need to spend 2-3 weeks there.
By Friday, Denise and I were reunited and I moved into her swish hotel room on the seafront. We spent Saturday on ...


A travel blog entry by ourmaninkome on Dec 06, 2013

If you don't like spices, your journey through India, where the words "cooking with spices", take on a whole new weaning, will take on a very peculiar character as you will constantly be looking for food that is more suited to your taste. Fortunately I like spices. Well, I always thought I liked spices, but now, eating something ultra spicy for breakfast to the point of leaving you with the impression that your next breath is ...

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