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... of Bangalore. Still very much alive with many retail outlets still open and vibrantly trading. Our night was topped off with the obligatory Mc Donald's ice-cream. The Parnaby children will understand the context and significance of this event !! Not enough twirls in this offering. The Indians have to be educated on this (a private joke).
Tomorrow initiates the final leg of our adventure. A flight to Cochin (Kochi) and then a few days by the waterscapes of ...
... 1399 to 1947. As Mysore Kingdom was a state of Vijayanagara Empire till 1565, particularly in architecture you will see Vijayanagara influence. In the summer palace; you can see the well known Tipoo's Tiger mechanical toy, the original version preserved at Victoria and Albert Museum.
Then we head to ...
... forward to biotechnology - genetic modification to produce hybrid seeds.
the secret that the corporations and the WTO don't want us to hear is
that you cannot improve on ancient farming practices with seeds which
have been developed and selected naturally over the generations. there
are already naturally drought resistant, pest-resistant varieties of all
sorts of crops, including rice and wheat, which mostly feed the world.
genetic modification is ...
Frequently increasing fuel prices also added to some of our worries as the budget was gettinng stretched. The 4-5 vehicle provider agencies whom we contacted have given different price quotes for 12 days 12 nights trip including vehicle, driver, fuel, taxes, road toll etc.
As of day, we are yet to finalize the vehicle, driver as well as hiring agency. Hope to do so before we step into the month of November.
Story will continue...
... all slept on the floor for 9 hours- indian women
stepping over us all the time..- a woman that snored like a pig--- it was such a joke! Especialy
as we hadn't showered for 3 days so we were pretty smelly already! To be
honest it was ok... just blooming tired now as we arrived today in Bangalore at 7 in the morning!
Checked into our hotel and were off out again- we just thought if ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service