Pali Beach Resort
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Up early as we are told Mumbai is a very beautiful harbour to sail into but too misty to see much. The haze is due to the humidity which is very high. We are berthed at what claims to be a cruise terminal but has no terminal facilities and there are lots of freighters and naval vessels around us as well as the"Rotterdam" a Holland America line cruise liner. Immigration went smoothly and we were off the ship by 8.15 for our tour. Yet another very hot ...
We decided to go to the Hard Rock Cafe for lunch then do a bit of shopping on the way back but after a few beers and what seemed like the best pulled pork sandwich we had ever tasted we decided to give shopping a miss. We got talking to the manager and he gave us their ipad to choose a couple of songs so Lesley selected livin' on a prayer by Bon Jovi and I did woman from Tokyo by ...
... University building which has lots of cricket pitches, unfortunately flooded from yesterday's rain so I couldn't show off my batting skills. We then stopped at a statue of Gandhi (hopefully don't need to explain who what is) then on to Marine Drive where we stopped at 'kissing point' - think the driver was hinting at something.... We then carried along the beach and saw thousands of pigeons being fed on the beach, apparently a religious tradition, these were alongside ...
... the British when they were in Mumbai and was the place that all the important British visitors would land when they came to India. It was also the place that the 2008 Gunmen landed in boats at the start of their siege, so the monument was now closely guarde and we had to go through security to go in (as with so many places in Mumbai, even the shopping Malls).
Our tour developed in to something of a 26/11 tour, with the next stop being the ...
... went to flight our hotel transfer which, with our luck, was missing. I called them using my English phone, I am dreading the bill, and 40 minutes and many mosquito bites later he arrived. We got to the hotel and thought dear god what have we done. It is in a slum area of Mumbai but inside the hotel was nice, clean and had air conditioning. By this time it was about 330am, I let my family know I was safe and went to sleep. Thanks to the lack of sleep over the last week ...