Nandhini Hotel - R.T.Nagar
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I arrived in Bangalore at 2am on New Years Eve. So far, pretty good – the airport was all but deserted at this time in the evening. I prepaid for a taxi inside the airport for Rs 1300 ($26 Canadian, roughly the price of the hotel I booked), then stepped outside to see the official prepaid taxi stand and a sign informing patrons that a trip to …
... in her dress that was her birthday present from me (a long with the spa treatments). The food was great and we all had a really good time. Hopefully we managed to make it a memorable birthday for her!
Tomorrow we're heading out on a day trip to Seringapatam (the setting for Sharpe's Tiger - Chris Walker and Matthew Young, wish you were here) and Mysore, so it should be another good day.
... had 80 people signed up but it is open until 14th April!
Overall the fundraising days were an eye opener as to how hard it is to run an effective charity, it takes about 27,000 rupees to put one child through a whole school year at Parikrma and there are 1370 students. That doesn't cover teachers salaries, rent of the land or an additional field trips that might be taken during the year. At Parikrma we also sponsor children ...
... done on this pedestal structure is even more powerful. However, this place is slightly hotter than the floor level because of its height. After meditating on kings chamber for some time we preferred to meditate on the floor which was much more spacious.
(Kings chamber inside pyramid. Photo courtesy: http://www.pyramidvalley.org)
The entrance halls at the base of the pyramid ...
... The husband was a dermatologist so we had some interesting conversations about the health of India. We arrived in Bangalore late Friday evening and are relieved to be leaving tonight.
It's smelly, noisy, the staring is pretty bad, we've had 2 rickshaw drivers rip us off today and the food has been very average and over priced. In fact, everything here seems overpriced. And the pollution is insane. I felt my eyes stinging shortly after getting off the train and the last 2 days, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services