The Park Kolkata
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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... absolutely disgusting.
Indian people definitely don't seem shy and we had prepared ourselves for the ...
... we would. Never mind, makes a reason to come back. After 2 nights in Mumbai we got a 27 hour sleeper train to Varanasi. Varanasi is one of the most spiritual places in India and is where Hindu pilgrims travel to wash away their sins in the Ganges, or to cremate their loved ones. Hotels that are painted all different colours run along the banks of the the Ganges. There are different burning Ghats along the river where people bring family members for cremation. During our ...
... we weren't treated like VIP's and there was no hot water.
We headed out for a quick bite to eat and found one of the most popular places in Kolkata, called Blue Sky Cafe which was packed with both travellers and locals popping into the cramped restaurant for a cheap eat.
After dinner, we walked the 5 minutes back to our hotel and began to think that maybe we had been too ******* India and that our experiences so far in Kolkata had been a relative ...
... sari that made for some impressive pictures(I wish I could wear a sari more often). Then he drove us to the Chennai museum, proudly showing off the most impressive parts of the museum (the bronze cast Nataraja statues) and drove us to the airport via his workplace on the impressive Chennai IT corridor that could be mistaken for any developed big city. It was so nice to have a host guide us around the city, as a tourist Chennai is ...
... miss everything here. Funny how that works. Never satisfied with the good right in front of us. Silly.
Today we built a swing for Krishna. Yup, I'm gonna leave it at that just to leave you all wondering. But a sidenote, in America people pay top dollar for paintings done by dogs. In India, authenticity and originality are not nurtured at all. So when a group of teenage girls joins forces with a group of adults who have never ...