Ooty Villa Park

29-49, Backey Road, Off Ettinnes Road, Ootacamund, Tamil Nadu, 643001, India | Hotel
 

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The train to Ooty

A travel blog entry by philippastevens

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... hot English folk escape to the cool of the hills. Ooty was known as 'snooty Ooty' as it apparently was set up to cater to all the needs of homesick Brits, including a racecourse, Anglican Church, botanical gardens. These days it is known by its original name - Udhagamandalam, but many of the old bungalows built by the raj still exist (in fact our accommodation was one). The racecourse still exists, but looks like it has seen better days. When we arrived, massive ...

Ooty 5

A travel blog entry by bangkokrandy

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... street - then she will lean over and spit out a big gob - causing her attractiveness to plummet. Like the Chinese, the Indians are spitters. So when you walk down the crowded streets, not only do you have to try to avoid the cow, horse, goat and even human dung, you also have to dodge the spit and the spitters. I was warned by Mr. Chandra to be especially careful when walking along the side of roads - because people spit out of bus windows without ...

Ooty 4

A travel blog entry by bangkokrandy

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... a bit of fruit shopping at the market; then back home for a nap and more reading and watching the stock market. (You might notice that I haven't been moaning about the stock market on this trip. That's because, knock on wood, I've been having one of my best ever performances while traveling.) Usually I am able to make the stock markets of the world collapse merely by taking a trip. I'm glad to say that I seem to be losing that knack. Well, at least for this trip. So far.
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Ooty 1

A travel blog entry by bangkokrandy

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... to move has extended their stay for another night. So I’ll just stay in my room in the main house down the hill. Actually this room is nicer than the ones up the hill, but it doesn’t have the same panoramic view that is available from the lawn (but not the rooms) uphill.

After a few phone calls with Vasan, I managed to confirm that my internet connection will be able to be arranged today. In an example of personalized service that is ...

Coonoor to Bokkapuram

A travel blog entry by susiewoo

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... consisiting of numerous hairpin bends, some rather precarious, in the descent from the hills down to the jungle. It was a spectacular and enjoyable ride.

At the small town of Masinagudi we sat in the shaded seating around a tree, a green mosque beside us, waiting for John of the Jungle, our couchsurfing host, who after some while turned up in a plush airconditioned black jeep. Unfortunately for John he was suffering a bout of what he called 'man flu'. For ...

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This hotel, located on 29-49, Backey Road, Off Ettinnes Road, Ootacamund, is near Botanical Gardens.
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