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... high up window in the bathroom) and I don’t think having rooms like that agree with us, we both get grumpy! We were only here for two nights though, and the bakery next door served some very good coffee and cakes which helped make up for the lack of daylight in our room. After a great wander about the madder Indian part of the city, with all the usual noise (honking, beeping, shouting and clanging) we found ...
... so i am borrowing janaki's laptop for the evening to send a message or two before I'm cut off!
They run workshops here once a month, the current one happening this weekend, so there are 5 people here from around Banglore along with a guide who brings them here and organizes their day. Soon after i unpacked, Rom invited me to join them all as he was about to give a talk, which provided some background of his career, conserving snakes & crocodiles, born in new york but ...
Spending a couple of hours lazing in an upmarket café is always a pleasant way to spend the morning. Especially as our hotel does not have Wi-Fi and the tourist cafés do.
After breakfast we sought out an ATM (successfully) and a particular restaurant for lunch (unsuccessfully). On our meandering path we stumbled across a huge book-store. I searched for my book again, but the lack of any order to the ...
... the guest house I will sort it out from there". When we reach the guest house I pay him and send him on his way - not soon enough. Booking apparently was not confirmed, ring India Someday, discussion is had between them and owner. Sorted I have a room. My room is on the rooftop, it is lovely, about 3k from Pondicherry. I get organised and catch an tuk tuk into town. I wander around the city seeing the statue of Ghandi, French ...
... some impressive visitors. It would make my day/week/month/year if I got to see a whale shark during one of the dives.
So my kit's all sorted and i just need to make sure I'm there at 06.30 ready to get on the boat.
Here's hoping for good visibility and warm water - perfect. I'm quite excited!
Not much beer tonight and early to bed - It won't be the same without you though Mr Jones.
The diving that is! ...