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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... the Birla planetarium.... I was actually just the right combination of tired and comfy that I fell asleep during the show! What I saw of it was OK, not brilliant... But then we went to another room to see what they called a "3D science movie" where we went back in time to see some dinosaurs... It was so cheesy and badly done that it was actually awesome... The graphics were outdated and the soundtrack was proper 80s, but the audience were well into it, ...
... campers went back for a post-breakfast 2nd round of snake hunting, me and Hannah helped again in the kitchen and did a bit of our usual lizard-logging tasks around the site.
On both the evenings me and Hannah helped show and supervise the camera traps going up, on the way also looking for snakes and scorpions in the trees and bushes... Sumanth pointed a torch up to one tree and instantly spotted a bronze back tree snake! It was as if ...
... probably also collects stamps. The interesting bits were the weapons and portraits. A small collection of firearms and blades used in the various battles fought in and around the fort. There was a lot of detail in the accompanying signs that gave some satisfying context. Old muskets and rusty sabres definitely capture my blood lusting imagination, but you can stick to glorified pottery if that's your thing. The portrait room was incredibly intimidating. Huge figures ...
... Jasmine flower strands were placed on the table and smelled so good. The food was authentic southern Indian and we were lucky to have someone with us who had lived in Chennai, spoke Tamil and could help navigate what we were eating. I finally broke my 3 day stretch as a vegetarian because I wanted to try everything. There were lots of different flavored chutneys and pickles that accompanied the chicken and crab ...
... sat a tiny little frail old homeless lady with 1 front tooth. She's the chosen 1. I handed her my Lil box & mark handed her 15rupees but we had to go back to her because she was that frail she couldn't open the celotape on the box. Her little face once I opened it and she saw the TREEEEAT inside! The heat is still sticking about like some brick wall that smacks you in the face everytime you walk out a door. We know its quite hard for you back at home to read this negativity about ...