Bell Hotel and Convention Centre
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... and we also saw that baby that was born some days ago... He has a rash, and he's very quiet... I wonder if he will actually survive, poor skinny thing. It's so emotionally exhausting being here! However... We also had to check out today so we had to lug around our big backpacks everywhere and it's HOT. Ugh. So hot. We had lunch at the hospital for 20 rupees (chipati curry, our daily favourite) at around 3. Then we headed off to Church street to ...
The nightlife in Bangalore here is awesome. Far too expensive for the 'normal man in the street’, so the crowd consists mostly of foreigners and wealthy Indians. You can actually see that by the way people are dressed: the women wear (cocktail)dresses and the guys wear trousers with a nice blouse. The venues are just extraordinary. Gardens of five star hotels and rooftops of luxurious malls are not uncommon. Unfortunately every party ends at one ...
... on my laptop.
A big surprise to me was how willing people were to be photographed. In almost all cases, I asked first before shooting. Once requested, many parents actually egged their kids to pose for me. In return I spent some time talking to them in English, even if it was obvious they didn't understand. In many cases where the kids could speak English, it was fun to observe their parents appear happy and ...
... is to swim your way through the stench of the drains into the clear skies outside.
Anyway, to cut a long story short, I had finally summoned up the courage to do what needed to be done: I had quit my job and was taking some time off to reflect on what I really wanted to do. One fine day, Kaushik called me up to let me know that he'd quit his job too and wanted to drive in his Scorpio from Bangalore to Guwahati, ...
... we got to the bird sanctuary, we experienced another bending of the rules, this time in our favor. They charge one rate per Indian, one rate per foreign tourist, and one rate per camera. The guy at the gate decided not to charge us for everything. Nice!
At the sanctuary, we walked through the gorgeous trees and down to the water. We got a "special' boat ride. (No, it didn't involve fruitcake fruits.) It meant that we got a boat and paddler ...