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... pottery, embroidery, leather and poppadom making. Most of these things are created in really unusual ways and in very small spaces! But recycling is the biggest business for the slum with 80% of Mumbai's rubbish recycled there. Amazingly all the equipment used for the sorting, breaking down, melting and dying of the plastics were not designed by engineers but the residents themselves who have mostly had no eduction. Despite a lot ...
... positively relaxed.. After an hour in a cab we reached our hotel which was air conditioned, quiet, clean and had a Televison! A hot shower and an egg barghi later (our first since Kipling and it made us rather homesick) we hit the streets and went to have a look at the India Gate. We have seen some pretty random things being sold in India so far but at India gate the big thing to buy apparently is a giant ballon. There are men walking around selling giant balloons, that ...
... it’s 500m northeast of Girgaum Chowpatty (Map p724), lying amid Mumbai’s predominantly Hindu and Muslim neighbourhoods. These winding laneways allow a wonderful glimpse into a quiet life free of rickshaws and taxis. It’s not large by any means, but you can lose considerable moments wandering these fascinating alleyways – no doubt in shock that the hustle and bustle of the real Mumbai is but steps away. To find it, aim for St Teresa’s ...
... the point to get off for Kihim beach), the man in front of us said no, that was still further ahead. We figures he was from Alibaug, and bombarded him with questions. He even suggested a good place to eat in Alibaug.
Bus ride ticket: None. This ride is included in the ticket bought at the ...
... was beautiful- intricately carved out of sandstone, gleaming wood floors with fabulous inlays, carved windows, and a huge glittering alter.Our tour guide was from Canada on a retreat to India. very interesting. Volunteer women filled one room making floral offerings and the main room had people there doing their prayers.It seemed very serene and peaceful. Interesting as I ...
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