The Gordon House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Mumbai (Bombay)
Have spent a few days traveling now. Flew back from Pokhara to Kathmandu, Kathmandu to Mumbai, Mumbai to Bengaluru(Bangalore) then by car to Mysore. Will be glad to stay somewhere for two nights instead of one!
Mumbai has changed a lot since we were here 15 years ago. They have built a new major road out in the Bay which bypasses a lot of the …
DHOBIS, DABBAWALLAS, TERRORISTS AND BOLLYWOOD
(including two links to two Bollywood movie trailers!)
I know it's been some time since my last blog entry. As you know, I've been back for a few months now but I'm still plodding away on this thing, which I must finish. Way back in May I had about five pages, single-spaced, drafted of this …
SUN. FEBRUARY 20. ASHES AMONG THE GLITTER AND THE GOLD
"Bring ashes today," I was told. So I did.
...the geographical crown directly north of the art deco-lined shores of Marine Drive along Chowpatty Beach bedazzles with its high-rise precious jewels. If this stretch is called the Queen's Necklace, Malabar …
SAT. 2/19 - NO ELEPHANTS ON ELEPHANT ISLE (DAY)
Today Parvene and I headed to the Gateway of India and launched a public boat for the forty-five minute sail across Mumbai Harbor in the Arabian Sea to the cave temples of Elephant Island. I wasn't sure what exactly qualified our vessel as a "first class" ferry. Maybe it was less crowded, I …
With just two days for my flight and most of the city almost covered I was
wondering what I could do apart from guzzling beers in this Mumbai heat,finally
switched on the TV and which was showing a bollywood movie with great dance and
costumes couldn really remember the name of the movie was quite a long one, …
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