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... of how the god came to be). On the first day, we had a city highlights tour. The prediction for weather was 95 degrees and humid, so we were glad to have parts of our tour in the air-conditioned bus.
Mumbai is the named after the fishermen's goddess. The former name of Bombay ("beautiful bay") came from the Portuguese. When first discovered it was 7 islands, but over the years they have been connected. Officially the population is 16 million, but it is estimated to be ...
... blessed and got a little orange flower!
We decided to head back to the room for a shower as it was so unbearably hot and go out for tea. So, we went back out to the colaba area and got an amazing thali (various curries, yoghurt, rice and chapattis) and a banana lassi! The whole bill came to rs460 which is around £4.60 so we were amazed!
The next day we woke up a little late, around 11:30am and decided to explore the gateway of India area a ...
... pushed me over until her family member could sit next to her. The upper beds were colonised by Indians hopping over from nearby bunks, like the floor was lava. After an initial rush of disbelief and anger we resigned ourselves to sharing our space. I don't have the hardness of heart to turn away a doe-eyed Indian lady, even if she brings her entire family along.
We arrived at the Mumbai CST and everyone got off. People tried pushing past us to get to the ...
... that lasted four hours and cost $50US and was well worth the cost, if any one is interested in details please contact me. The whole tour is done from the comfort of an air conditioned cab and the price includes up to four people. That evening we found a small restaurant called Gokul in Tullock Road just around the corner from us, I mention it because it was full of locals, was very inexpensive and provided good food in large ...
... and colourful country. Albeit India is obviously a very dangerous and controversial place to travel as two lone white females, this experience has only enlightened my thoughts on India and how much potential thy have as a country. I'd have liked more people that I met to have been as friendly as the people who ended up changing my perspective or educating me on the Indian culture while I was there. Regardless of the situation, I have to remember that the real India does not discourage ...