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... also not
uncommon to see entire families on motor bikes: mom, dad, brother and sister,
pretty economical really. It was chicken
biryani for dinner at another local spot. We are loving the food. I am starting
to notice that I seem to always be the only female in these restaurant! Need to
find out why that is. We must have walked atleast 15km today! Tomorrow we are heading to Allepey, an hour further
south, to take an overnight backwaters house boat cruise.
... same mistake as Ian, blistering his foot - he did offer me a piggyback! We sweated it back to our room and as we were packing up our backpacks for almost the last time the rain decided to come down followed by a big thunderstorm - we knew the heat would have to break at somepoint. It was so nice to hear the rain which reminded us both of home - i'm sure we won't be saying that in a few ...
... he was just being nice…and here I was adding a couple hundred rupees as a thank you, and when I was giving the money to him, he wanted more for the elephant garlands he had gotten me to take in the last 3 minutes. I argued and laughed, knowing I wasn’t willing to give any more money, nor needed any more elephant garlands. But I realized that I was underpaying him quite a lot and started feeling a bit bad. In the end I don’t exactly know how it turned out ...
... was magnificent, a throwback to Colonial times, with the long fans that a young Indian boy would operated to cool the memsahib’s. Quite surreal!
The habour tour was taken sitting in multi coloured plastic garden chairs which were propped against the railing along the edge of the boat roof. It didn’t feel very safe but proved to be OK and it was nice to be on the water, feeling a bit ...
... were lovely (like ginger candy and sugar substitute with no name other than ‘sugar substitute’) but some of the things we put in our mouths were RANK! I can’t remember the names because I was too busy thinking of how to politely cough up what I had just swallowed while smiling sweetly at the lady who had just convinced me to eat whatever it was she had put in my hand! We wanted to buy so many lovely packages ...