Kenilworth Hotel, Kolkata
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... no clue about authentic Lebanese food. No garlic, lemon juice or tahini in the hummus. The swarma was loaded with mayonnaise sauce. I couldn't even eat it, Dave grubbed. His taste is not as discriminating.
We then hiked back to metro and went across town to the Backpackers (www.tourdesundarbans.com) in the wonderfully lively Chowringhee neighborhood near Park Metro station. We booked their 7 ...
Dec. 3rd was a blur! What I do remember of the twisted time zone change hours we spent was this... 1. United Airlines is not my favourite airline. I longed to be flying with Lufthansa as the service is much better and you don't feel like you have to help out stewardesses to ensure your flight and everyone else's around you goes smoothly. Too bad there are pilot strikes. :) On the plane, I helped people get their meals who didn't get them the first time around. I picked ...
... powder with families, children, performers and all. A great night. We had spoken with quite a few people here and worked out that the people in Kolkata were genuinely nice by nature and most wanted to speak with us and ask questions without wanting us to visit their shop.
The next day was the real Holi; the one that happens in the street rather in a protected museum environment for tourists; the one that is utter chaos and colour from 7am - 12pm. We think ...
We returned to,Kolkata on the 21st of Nov. by train. We hadA/C chair seats again, the actual boarding went smoothly this time. The trains are really run down and old and dirty, even the A/C chair cars. There was heaps of food being sold on the train, but we weren't game to eat any because of the condition of the train. Did use the toilet, which was western and clean. Although I wouldn't like to have had to sit on it (stainless steel with no seat). We arrived at our hotel at 10:45pm and had ...
... group of 16 year old hearing, speech, and sight impaired boys as well as about 6 with Down's Syndrome. They all were well dressed and polite and seriously just the sweetest boys ever placed on this earth. Two of my favorites, one of which was blind and deaf, spent their time sitting with me as I held their hands and fed them bananas. Life was good at this home for boys and nobody can really say when this change happened. ...