Travel Blogs from Noida
... with them. Be prepared for a whole new wave of selfie stick videos and pictures. In the evening we were getting an overnight train to Jaisalmer. We casually walked to the train station only to be surprised that our train was not on the board. It rapidly dawned on us that we were at the wrong station. Now the panic and rush began to get to the right train station at 5pm through Indian traffic in 20mins. We found a rickshaw driver up for the challenge but overcharging which ...
... We pulled over at a restaurant on the roadside and I wanted to buy biscuits and cold drinks. I saw a bar of chocolate which I thought was called a "Vito" which is the name of my cat waiting for me in England. I picked it up to see that it was actually called a VIP bar and that inside the packaging the chocolate had turned to liquid. I then poked a few weeks other bars out of morbid curiosity. For the record, a snickers bar in 45 degree weather feels like a shrink wrapped ****. ...
... I took a few photos and caught the attention of one young beggar. Persistently he huddled close to me and repeatedly asked for 10 rupees. His english was effective and he did it with a kind smile. I asked how did he learn to speak english and he replied " Tourists".
He stuck with me for 20 odd mins, consistently keeping close to my shoulders, sometimes holding on to my arms, so I was quite wary about my cash in my pocket...especially when he kept ...
... proper cricket ground, located in Greater Noida Sports Complex. It appears to be part of the Uttar Pradesh state cricket system and may even be a first class ground. It is a newish place, maybe only five years old. There is a grandstand with offices and change rooms, training nets and the field is fully enclosed by a fence. It is a proper cricket ground. However like everything else in India things are less than perfect, the change rooms are ...
I headed to the airport with
about 15 other people, and I patiently waited for my flight. The airport was
lovely, and cold. I tried to sneak my way into the business class lounge, but I
guess my Brock hoodie gave me away. We boarded, and I was had a little
altercation with a man who really wanted my seat. The flight attendant said
there were lots of seats in the back of the plane. I made my way back and sat beside
Bhupinder and his ...
Other places to stay in Noida
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Block I, Plot 1A, Noida | 4 star hotelfrom $93
C - 1, Sector 18, Noida | 3 star hotelfrom $77
A - 79A, Noida | 3 star hotelfrom $97
C-135, Sector - 2, Noida | Hotelfrom $38
B-2 Sector 27, Noida | Hotelfrom $41
G-43, Sector-6, Noida | Hotelfrom $36
Golf Course Road, A-1, Sector - 35 (Morna), Noida | Hotelfrom $34
B-272, Noida | Hotelfrom $35
L-2 Sector 18, Noida | 4 star hotelfrom $116
14/1, Opp. Botanical Garden Metro Station, Noida | Hotelfrom $58
C-30/4 Sector -62, Noida | Hotelfrom $45