Ruchi The Prince
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Kids activities or Babysitting
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... man hasn't had a decent meal for 2+ days. We, on the other hand were feeling over fed, and so had a very simple meal.
After lunch we went sari shopping. Runa had explained the system to us. Absolutely no need to buy. Per customer there is a man (the salesman, who is never a woman) sitting cross legged on a large mattress which is covered in a white sheet. Beside him is a woman, standing. He gauges what madam is looking for, pulls it off the shelf ...
... off at the base of the steps and joined the crowds in walking around barefoot. Once inside, I was shocked at how good it smelt. I’m not sure what I was expecting but I was glad to be greeted with the scent of a grandmother’s perfume.
All day long I felt like I was a contestant on The Amazing Race as we were literally racing through Mysore to see all there was to see. Our second stop was a silk shop. Mysore is famous for its silk and we were able to try on ...
... escorted to two private huts used for ayurvedic treatments. We experienced a vigorous head massage with warm oil, along with a neck and shoulder massage, and laid down for slow warm stream of oil (T's might have been ghee) over the forehead. She guided the warm oil in patterns, which changed from side to side to spirals to wave like actions. Very soothing. 20 or so minutes later, they "helped" us ...
... each other!
Can't remember if I've mentioned our frequent rock star experiences. Indians frequently approach us, introduce themselves and ask if they or their kids can have a photo with us. Interesting and novel at first, it gets a bit old but we are trying to be gracious. Below is a photo of us with one of our groupies.
From Mysore we are headed to the Parambikulam Tiger Reserve in Kerala. Will take us two days to get there. Stay tuned.
... trip, but as usual spicy, we passed through many small towns and. Rural areas, both of us commented on all the garbage littered around, plastic should be outlawed.
We arrived in Mysore and took a tuk tuk to the hotel Ginger a business hotel, quite tidy with a cafe and shops in the foyer, the room was basic, but had air conditioning, TV and a bathroom, once we put our bags away, we decided to explore, and headed to see the Maharaja's ...