The Gateway Hotel Athwa Lines Surat
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
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August 3, 1013
It has been almost a month since we departed from Alexandria and we have finally reached the Indian coast. When the northern coast of India finally came into view after almost a week at sea, I cannot describe how welcomed a sight it was. My relief, however, didn't last very long; when we got a few miles off the coast, we were met by a local boat whose captain informed ...
... When i decided to halt at Gujarat, Surat was the place as I could also meet a friend of mine. So from Mumbai, I reached Surat at 1:30pm. My friend picked me up from the station and I went with him to his house. There I met some nice people and had a good time.
While in Surat, I had to see the textile industry that they had. I was aware that they are the biggest exporters of sarees in India and was directed to get sarees. So with my friend I went to a place where there ...
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 ...
... cup of tea! I arrived at Ellora and my accommodation found me - as expected - as soon as I pulled up at the entrance. The 'plan' was to ditch my kit in a local hotel then go walkabout but this changed ever so slightly after meeting Sadeek. What a top man and what a top home stay. It was off the beaten track and in UK terms would be seen as riding through a slum to get there. This, in my opinion, isn't fair because it was ...
... All these theatres vanished from big cities after the Malls came up, but somehow it managed 4 shows of "Ye Jawaani he Deewani" daily. As we were waiting for the bus, the hot dusty winds gushed up it suddenly started raining, forcing us to run for shelter below the theatre. Then finally after an hour long delay, we boarded the bus started a 15 hour long bus journey to Manali.