The Oberoi Grand
Travel Blogs from Kolkata (Calcutta)
After too much celebrating I decided to hit the gym!. So I was up early and left Simon in bed with strict instructions not to be late for breakfast! Food was involved so there was a chance he would get there on time.
When I arrived "disheveled " at breakfast, Simon was nowhere to be seen...shock, horror!
I sat down and ordered my usual …
After returning from Future Hope , we came back to the Oberoi. I had a lovely lovely card from Jutta, Ralf and Michele and a wonderful book of recipes for ice cream...The Icecreamists. Boutique ice creams and other guilty pleasures to make and enjoy at home. This includes such wonders as Baby Googoo....breast milk ice cream! But also has more …
According to the driver we had to go the long way to the hotel as the short way was impassable. I tried to take some photos but despite the weather the driver was going too fast. So I have uploaded some pictures from the next morning's paper...I know some say you can't believe everything you read in the papers, but this time it was true....Many of …
After an unearthly early breakfast (which was excellent) we left for the airport to fly to Kolkata. Being a Sunday the traffic was not nearly as bad as the Friday when we arrived. It wsd still smoggy. Security was very high. We had to show our passports and boarding cards to security guards before we were even allowed into the airport! Every piece …
up early for a beautiful day and beautiful experience as Deepak would say
early morning photo tour of kolkata - David keen Tasha semi keen james and yvonne semi comatose and unwilling participants.
another comical experience in what the hotel imaginatively called their restaurant for breakfast ( think faulty towers) then off …
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center