Sofitel Mumbai BKC
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Today was a very lazy day, after an almost sleepless night.
We started with a great breakfast and returned to our room for more rest.
Just after noon, we took a taxi to a local Bollywood studio - S.J. studion near Bandra.
The studio is located inside an industrial area and the taxi driver missed it, but got us there, eventually.
Well, we knew it would be a hot day, but still... .i386
After a good night:-) sleep and an over-the-top breakfast, we took a taxi to the ferry tickets. We wanted to go to Elephanta island, but the queue was an hour long in the scortching sun plus an hour on the ferry, so we gave up and went to see Crawford market and Ali's mosque instead and …
After an uneventful but good flight we landed in sunny Mumbai.
We were the first ones off the plane and into immigration and baggage claim, changed some money and headed for our ride to the hotel.
The hotel upgraded our ride to a very nice BMV series 5 car.
We arrived to the hotel at 9:30 in the morning and after a security screening, …
... in front of us! The boys ran around in the airport for a while. We had time before we had to board. Zane loved standing near the glass windows watching flights take off and land. Zach was just generally excited to be on his way.
The flight was on time. On the dot. After checking out the flight information, I realized it was a five and half hour flight, not 7 hours as I originally thought (I'm not sure why I thought that, I'm usually quite thorough about gleaning all ...
... s armpit. In fact, we managed to jump on the train as elegantly as our backpacks would allow and spent a pleasant journey passing through the suburbs of North Mumbai munching on Aaron's crisps, which we had forgotten to give back. One of the great things about central Mumbai is the lack of tuk tuks. Rickshaws are not allowed into the centre, instead, 40 000 black and yellow taxis serve the local and tourist populations. That is not to say of course, that taxi drivers are any ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet