Lake View Park Hotel
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... was time to fit in a quick gym session before dinner time. Over dinner it was very apparent Mr Maile had arrived and woke up some what! Maybe we need to keep the laughter under wraps to avoid disturbing other diners! This evening we were braver with food options and sampled some 'mild' options! After a quick drink in the bar we are now heading to bed ready for another action packed day ...
Before we went to bed last night we noticed a sign advertising yoga so Geoff, Carol, Sian and I signed up for a nice early start to our day with some gentle stretches.
Our lovely yoga tutor looked a little despondent when he realised we were all beginners, not one of us had so much as chanted "ohmm" before.
"Sit on the mat crossed legged", he prompted, we were still trying 5 minutes later; somehow we all got through ...
I will be heading to Chennai airport in less than 8 hours so this will be my last Indian blog. I am looking forward to heading home, seeing my family and friends and soaking in the bathtub! However, it won't be the same driving around in my little Kia rather than weaving in and out of traffic in an auto rickshaw and sadly there are no cows in Leyton High Road to dodge!
When I first saw ...
... very old Hindu women who clean the school grounds have no English, I also was able to have a laugh with them as well. They are also desperately poor and they asked me to buy them some candy floss as they had never tasted it before. They weren’t used to the taste and texture and it was quite funny watching them eat it, but I bought them another two packets anyway.
After I did pop into the hotel in the evening, but none of the usual Saturday night staff that I had ...
5 pm, Sunday
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Today has been a nice relaxing day. It started with waking up after a 12 hour night's sleep. I think that has really helped me get through the day and feel somewhat normal. I went down for the continental breakfast. They had a lot of things out to try. They told me they could make me pancakes... figured I couldn't ...