Taj Bengal Kolkata
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TravelPod Member ReviewsTaj Bengal Kolkata Kolkata (Calcutta)
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... his desire to help me locate my bag, organize a cell phone and in any other way he could. He also had daughters who had went to school in Canada and you could tell his heart empathized with me. I decided to extend my stay for one last night in the luxurious hotel i've been in until I sorted a few things out. After that, I made my way to the "Quest Mall" in a jovial effort to buy some clothing and other essential items. From the areas that I have walked ...
... the surrounding area. A British "monument to celebrate itself"; very large and pretentious.
ii) St Paul's Cathedral - you would have thought that you were somewhere like Westminster,
iii) the National Library, all of the above positioned in a very expansive series of gardens and open recreational areas (the Maidan).
iv) Kali Temple sector - an area known for the existence of many international and local charities and related services: an agglomerated ...
... restaurant. We said some goodbyes after dinner before pushing my stomach with a bit of delicious gelato. It was nice to get to time to myself to watch tv etc and relax In my own room. Almost feels like being back in Mumbai. January 3 - This morning it was nice to wake up slowly and chat with peter on skype before getting going. The remaining group members met at 10 and we headed to park street for breakfast. We decided to follow the photocopied map from the guide book I got in ...
... I say most as there is a cartel of henna ladies who hang around and pounce on you as soon as you come out of the hotel. The problem was that some of the ladies had it done (for quite a lot of money) and whenever the ladies see them they come over. I got pinned down and had to get it done. It is not very good and I paid probably 2x as much as it was worth as the ladies were telling me about sleeping on the streets and just wanting to buy some plastic sheeting for ...
... had a walk around the gardens and glass like lake. We watched the sun set on the memorial as families had picnics and played cricket on the lawns and decided it was time to head back in search of food and a good nights sleep. We were up early the next morning and ready for our second days sightseeing, our French Canadian neighbours in Puri had suggested a walk by the river was quite nice so we hopped back on the subway and headed for the ...