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We are currently in Bangalore, the capital city of the southern state of Karnataka. After doing a little bit of research on Wikipedia (classy, I know :P), I learned that Bangalore is the City of a Million Names (not literally, but almost!). Bangalore is the anglicized version it's native name, Bengaluru. Bengaluru is an adpation of an old Kannada …
... nothing to lose.
I was expecting this more for rural regions of India, rather than one of the most metropolitan and western-centric cities of India. All the more to learn from—because I wonder what story they are telling about me and what revelry they get from the picture with the foreign girl and how long they will keep the picture and if it will mean anything to them in the future but some digital outcast from some outdated time.
I got a lovely parcel today, all the way from England...
Dad sent me a Bruce Chatwin book called "What Am I Doing Here?"
It arrived in India in peek condition, the rats had been at it on the way over... it's still completely readable, so no complaints from me, I enjoyed early afternoon sunbathe on the balcony reading the words of Chatwin, it really is a hard life out here ;) Don't be too jealous though, I am working very hard... most of the time :)
... all day was a bottle of mango juice and a few mints.
“You can have room service,” he offered.
Figuring it was over-priced and would only attract insects I declined. He then grunted something under his breath and shook his hand at me in disgust as if to ward me off like a pest, so I set off once again into the seas of trash in search of sustenance and satiation.
If I’m not sure which way to go, I ...
... numbers Khursheed had passed on to me on a previous call to the States.
So we had to call her sister Kashmira again, back in Mumbai, to get the number. And then we learned that Khursheed had been sick for several days and still had a cough, so she decided to beg off meeting us tonight when ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking