The Gateway Hotel Athwa Lines Surat
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Outdoor pool
- Multilingual staff
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
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Hirals parents built a pretty awesome house...in the middle if no where but still we were able to enjoy spending time with his family. I have been having dreams in Gujarati but I don't even know how to speak Gujarati! So much food...oily and fried...I think I gained all my weight just in 3 days. I forgot to mention the 4.5 hour puja for Hirals parents house warming. We had to sit around a fire outside in the heat ...
... in Aksum. In return for these goods, we received many of the fine goods that local merchants wished to export from inland India. Among these goods were many elegant textiles, as well as local medicinal and aromatic herbs.
We did not spend very long in this town because much greater wealth awaited us further south, so there is not much else to say.
My visit to Surat has nothing much to talk about apart from the fact that I was solely there to visit a friend of mine. Originally, I intended to go directly to Ajmer from Mumbai, but then I felt I had to see Udaipur on the way. So to reach Udaipur, I knew I had to pass through Gujarat. Then, I felt that if I had to pass through Gujarat, I might as well halt at some place there just to get a feel as to how Gujarat looks like. I wanted to see why o why, is India so ...
Spent a very short time in Vanesa, which is where Hirals dad is from. Since they are building a new house there...we were sent to do some interior decorating. This task actually made us excited to build our own home...but I'm not sure exactly when that's going to happen. Otherwise just a really quiet gam (gujurati for village) with not a whole lot going on but were able to see Hirals extended ...
... to lose its spark in the middle of nowhere and have a little napette. Fortunately, there was a little shack nearby and a couple of guys who loaned me a spanner or two. After some fiddling and chai all again was ticketyboo - don't you just love electrical problems! Here's hoping it doesn't happen again but sods law says it'll be whilst in the desert or remote West of gurjarat. So, to recap - a few fantastic days indeed - India is GREAT! ...