Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLalitha Mahal Palace Hotel Mysore
This hotel, a former palace has recently been taken over by the Indian Government and restored. Wow !!!
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We rose to having another very casual breakfast in the hotel. Again a very wide choice. Breakfast was somewhat sombre as Australia were trounced by India in the T20 World Cup last night. Being ever respectful, our Indian hosts only spoke about this when we raised the issue.
Into our car and off for a quick look around Bangalore prior to …
... of the animal was now taking a picture of me. As an foreigner, I was as much of a spectacle as any animal in the zoo. While in the palace, we even had a couple come up to us, thrust their infant into our arms and, with much glee, started taking pictures of strangers holding their baby. It is one of the most bizarre things about being a foreigner in India, endless attention just for looking foreign.
... Here's Explore's dumb train move for the second half. We leave Mysore to travel to Bangalore by buy to pick up a night train. The train we are picking up leaves from where? Mysore. Nice planning, Explore, yet again.
Took a tuktuk with Mr Sweets, telling him to hang close on entry. Sat with him and Suzy, the best possible arrangement. Had a Kingfisher Premium, a chili chicken masala and white rice. Some quiet snide remarks about group members were ...
... spot. We actually think the same method should be adopted in England!!
As you enter the palace (after paying our 400 rupees £4) you have to clear 'security'! That consists of a X-ray machine - with a woman on it who was gazing out of the window and about 6 gruff security guards sitting on plastic chairs hocking and spitting.......
The hocking and spitting is every man and boys past time in India. From the far back of the throat this nauseating sound ...
... Oh yes, it is trash, but such fun and the audience shouts out for the sexy, sexy actors and actresses. This morning I was thinking, we've traveled by plane, bus, jeep, rickshaw, camel, elephant, tuk tuk and will end up on a houseboat, but I have not ridden in a car. Well this afternoon Ruhal, Bill, Laura and I went into town to pick up silks for Laura, fix Bills' glasses and pick up some pharmaceuticals. Ruhal drove us in his ...