Kenilworth Hotel, Kolkata
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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The trip has been primarily pinned on a trail for quilts and textiles, we have not been disappointed. This time we thought we would explore new possibilities in design and look at the traditions in the places where we knew there was a quilt-culture. I have already described our village visit in Shantiniketan and the purchase of three artisan quilts two in fine embroidery and subtle colours and another Gujarati sari which we will gift to Pupli, our gorgeous young ...
... they use a ore-pay system here and you pay at the ticket booth then take the ticket to the first taxi in the queue and they take you where it says on the ticket.
Well that's the plan but they didn't know where we were going - so they said - so we had to find a rogue driver in a rickety old banger!
Our hotel is beautiful. And it stands out like a sore thumb as it's in a fairly non-descript part of town where regular Kolkatans live and work.
... does have a disability and she is certainly nowhere near ugly. She is cross-eyed which simply adds to her adorable-ness and she was so happy to see us. Unfortunately we cannot take on another physically disabled girl but we have been working ever since to find another home to take her and have also told some potential adoptive parents about her. See for yourself how cute this girl is and it was very hard to walk away.
I often have ...
... anticipated task of picking up the former resident who was coming for a visit. Of course I ran upstairs and changed my kurta, brushed my hair again, and put on more deodorant. This was a big deal. So we left and went to Sevac where she is living and also sat down with the mother of one of the babies here who is also living there. The topic of "mentally unstable" parents is quite an interesting one that I learned much about ...
... fish dishes in private homes (for a little more than what any meal would cost at a restaurant), but it was not so bad with the hustlling. We also went for some tea some places. We also got some insight into how the Indians use the seaside, as this place is a great vacation destination for Kolkata Indians, and the beach was full of bathing people, mostly men but also a few women with all their clothes on. We saw the city's temple (outside as it was closed for non ...