Silver Ferns Hotel
Travel Blogs from New Delhi
All of us arrived Delphi, India at 3 a.m., then we were on the way to the hotel in a little cute tourist bus. We had experienced our first culture shock, because there were stray dogs, homeless people, and trash everywhere. Even though it was dark outside but we still could see it. People lived outside under their own tarps as their shelter.
So we arrived in one piece, much to my surprise, the plane didn't crash, killing us all on impact, and the world was still turning once we landed, so a positive start to proceedings it has to be said. The airport was calm and still, and the baggage quickly off the plane. What is this mayhem of India we had been told about? This is fine. Fine that …
Delhi was our first taste of India. It's perhaps not the best place to ease yourself into the culture and I would say it's probably metaphorically akin to jumping into a plunge pool in Sweden in the middle of winter. Nonetheless, seeing as our plane landed in Delhi we didn't have much choice. I was pleased that we were starting our travels off with …
Got the brilliant idea to see the Taj Mahal and continue on to New Delhi the same day. This idea came to me as the train from Jaipur arrived in Agra at 10:30 in the morning.Quickly arranged to have my own auto-rickshaw driver for the day(less than $5.00)and booked an airconditioned seat on the New Delhi Express train leaving at 8:30 pm. Killed a …
... it's going to go out a lot more when it gets super hot, like 118 degrees hot, in May.
Watch this quick video first so you will get some background on what I'm experiencing here....and what the head wobble actually looks like: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJ0SuD_ ulVk
It's taking some getting used to because (and it's apparently MUCH more severe wobbling in the south, like the persons head is about to fall ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services