The Shalimar Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... unwritten rules, that people follow and help this city to survive such heat, over-crowding and poverty. And it's these unwritten rules which make it so hard to adapt here as an outsider ("you took THAT road?!" you ate THERE?! You did what?! NOBOBY pays more than a 200 rupee bribe to the police! etc. etc.). I think that's why so many long-term expats choose to insulate themselves from Bombay reality completely. I've met Brits who've never taken a local taxi or train, never ...
... taxi and demanded a tip, and all this a prelude for the raw Mumbai. The traffic was horrendous, a symphony of car, bus and bike horns constantly and mercilessly drowning the noise of normal traffic flow. The standard of driving so professional in that we had no and saw no accidents. We felt as if there was going to be one any moment, we naturally breathed in at every near miss as if to make ourselves a smaller target for the oncoming car or ...
... to be). It's no surprise really, Zoe with bright blonde hair and rick wearing bright green shorts and trainers.. Needless to say we stood out like a sore thumb!! We decided to book a taxi to our hostel, in the hope that we could check in early and get ourselves off the mental streets of Mumbai! Splitting up was the last thing we wanted to do, but with on 4 seater taxis; me, Ricky and Tom went in one taxi while Zoe and Phil went in another. So we set off ...
... by the presence of human interaction and its emotions. So these stray dogs…which are literally around every corner, weren’t so stray anymore, they belonged there. They were simply homeless, full of emotion, fed with food and far from the wild attitude that some people fear them to have.Once I battled for walking space with a couple of goats, I finally reached the people I had been searching for a decade now. Well educated, self ...
... number 1 spot for the bestest April falls on record...when he pretended his ex gf was pregnant! HA oh it still makes me laugh. So we are now in Jodpur after a 11.30pm-5.15am night train from Jaisalmer staying at a place called Krishna Prakash haveli hotel, its a lovely little hotel.. All higgledy-piggledy, it's like a maze just to get to the restaurant. Our room has a bath this time- wow. BUT I'm a wee bit cautious considering it has 'fragile, handle with care' tape all ...