Sea Gull Hotel
Travel Blogs from Puri
... english skills. At last, we realised, we're in a fishing village its finally safe to eat the fish! The next night we went for dinner with an English couple we met, set in a beautiful garden we sat in a treehouse and devoured some local specialities- unfortunately the prawns had sold out but Mark had his first taste of mutton curry and loved every bite. We visited the temple in Puri, although non-hindus are not permitted to enter we headed to the 'library' across the road as ...
... before we move on to a different place :-)
All this thanks to the amazing Kjellaug & Hugo (+the little sweetheart, mmmoah)! We've used the gift we got from you guys, to splurge a little! Mm-mmm! <3 THANK YOU <3
Now we're gonna take a refreshing swim in the pool (MB has to swim in a top and skirt! They have a very strange swimsuit fashion here!)
Oh well, we get to swim, that's the most important thing ;-)
MB & ...
... for the ship to dock, although they must have been aware that they would cause much delay by waiting until the ship arrived in Cochin,The upshot was that some passengers did not clear customs until 13:00hrs.
Fortunately for us we had decided to stay aboard at this port, which is not our favorite, so we did not have to queue for a lengthy period- although we still had to clear customs at some point before 13:00hrs.
I have to say that Kerala ...
... Kopf in ihren Arm gepresst wird. Ich habe den Eindruck, Amma befindet sich in einer Art Trance oder einem ähnlichen, nicht-alltäglichen Bewusstseinszustand. Für eine halbe Minute werde ich gehalten, während Amma, über meinen Kopf hinweg, mit anderen Menschen redet. Dann flüstert sie mir etwas ins Ohr (keine Ahnung, was es gewesen sein mag) und drückt mich noch einmal kräftig. Und schon zerren mich die Assistenten zurück. Ich bekomme ein kleines Tütchen in die Hand gedrückt ...
... 500rs for it which was
very overpriced. We said we had been looking for something a lot
cheaper around the 200 mark and started to leave. With hardly any
bargaining they gave it to us for 250! Perfect.
The following day we had been told that we would be picked up at half 11
to be taken to our houseboat but at half 11 a guy showed up and
pointed at a rickshaw and said we had to pay for it. Typical! The
ride was ...