The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Madurai
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... Will have to get to an ATM machine in Madurai tomorrow.
The spectre of rain kept me from joining those heading off to see the Shore Temple. Pounded away on the diary/blog, a bit of news also in order. Susie buggered off with some local; she's a big girl. Downloaded the pix of the day to fill the time.
Bagged going to the Shore Temple, one that was reminiscent of Tulum, Dave. Mucked around on Tripadvisor, cutting down the close options to ...
... could possibly imagine all together in one street. One of our favourite streets was onion street. How do you chose which onions to buy when you have 50 people all selling onions??
We did warm to Madurai a little bit but our favourite part will always be the Meenakshi Armman Temple with the elephant and it markets.
... 600 meter walk to our hotel turned into quite a challenge not only ‘cos of the tuk tuk drivers harassing us quite intensely. From the roof top of our hotel passing few dead pigeons I got a nice photo of our last destination the Madurai Temple - Sri Menakshi Temple. We had to leave all our cameras behind in a locker but we were able to make photos with my wife’s mobile phone of this stunning place and one of the highlights for ...
... for details). It would be too much trouble to take everyone's phone as they only have 20 rusted lockers at each gate to store them in. So we give the camera up, pay the fee for storage and then laugh as when we collect it back they ask for a tip. Take our word for it though the temple is quite remarkable. If frustrating. I don't mind paying the extra inflated tourist price for seeing this sort of thing and I don't object to observing local rules and customs in order ...
... on all weekday mornings from 2 a.m. to 8 a.m., but the retail market operates only on Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fridays from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The market, which has focused historically on fruits and vegetables, has in recent years added stalls dealing with the fine food retail market, including some of the market's most famous traders Artisan Bakers ...