Howard John Inn

Mysore, Karnataka, India | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Mysore

Mysore, that yoga-riffic place

A travel blog entry by adventurlandia


... was Daithís living room. The upstairs open air greeting space was his bedroom. I wish I could show you pictures, but it's not allowed. Grr. You will just have to visit it yourself. ;)

The weekend was stupendous. I gained a better friend than the one I had known before and I hope to run into him again on some travels in five years. When I left I had that feeling that you get when you leave your family after christmas holidays. You know that ...

DAY 3 : Mysore Tour

A travel blog entry by altunmaral


... built in Indo Saracenic style and made with teak wood. There are beautiful paintings on the walls depicting wars Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali have fought against British, known as Anglo-Mysore Wars. Unfortunately photography and video is completely restricted. There was a group of school girls who were also visiting the palace, when ...

New guide, some laughs

A travel blog entry by sallykhen


When I first met Gopal, I figured he would be very knowledgeable, but a pretty straight and serious guy. He has certainly relaxed since then and amongst favorite moments are where he almost doubles over with laughter, frequently because of something he's said. When he introduced our guide for Mysore, not being an accredited travel guide for the South, he introduced him as Mr. Rahul and who knows what is the rest of his name. He then ...

Epic fail and new friends

A travel blog entry by tomandbecca

... at 5am in Cochin.

Here we had a super quick turn around and boarded our final train within 1hour (this is super quick for India and its ticket queues, or Q's as they are often signposted!)

This final leg took a mere 4 1/2 hours! I literally thought I might die. Not sure what would get me first the smell or the exhaustion!

We arrived at Varkala beach and after a long shower flopped on the bed and slept for 4 hours!


Sick Nic in Mysore

A travel blog entry by nicandchris


... t get any worse, but that night I awoke to the sound of Nic projectile vomiting in the bathroom. I won't go into graphic detail, suffice to say neither of us have been able to eat a biryani since. Poor Nic was ill for the next couple of days, but we did manage to see Mysore's spectacular palace and, more importantly, change hotels.

So Nic's had her Delhi belly experience. I, meanwhile, eat with trepidation...


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