The Richmond, Puducherry
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... and were actually starting to miss it. So we really enjoyed the stunning blue Andaman Sea as the background for this beautiful city. A
promenade stretches all the way around it. In the evenings it is bustling with little snack stalls, people strolling along, kids playing and youth hanging out. It was very atmospheric.
T for Tamil
It is easy to forget the Indian part of Pondicherry but we did like this side of the city too. We ...
... with the trainees often asking for a 'master instrument builder' —possibly we had to wait that long that this wandering abbot from the Rockies had to step into our workshop, to find one of these precious connections . . . Music and its humble servants—and the Eternal Player!Aurelio brought me this shakuhachi. It was cracked completely through from top to bottom. I’d never seen anything so badly destroyed. I told him that my shakuhachi was also ...
... an otherwise pristine environment. There is a complete lack of collective responsibility taken by the local people. The Indians you speak to bemoan the rubbish issue, but are quite happy to chuck their empty bottles and chip packets out the window on the bus or train. Like good kiwis, we hang on to our rubbish and look for a bin (hard to find), but you actually have to be on your guard - unattended rubbish will get thrown onto ...
... GRRRRRRRRRROWL. it's as if they can smell her fear. thankfully we made it through the village and back unscathed.
We then decided to tour through the farmhouse property, where we got to meet some of the other landworkers and even got to tour some of the more expensive studio renting options. if we'd had 9,000 INR to splurge.. we woulda stayed in one of these bad boys. pretty nyace! but maybe next time. she was a hot one today, so we decided to hit up ...
... I am running out of good adjectives here). When the visibility is good, it is strikingly wonderful.
I completed the formalities of completing the log book, had a quick lunch and hurried back to Chennai.
Really, it is wise to give an additional day of rest after diving. If you are flying - it is a 'must-follow' rule to rest. If you are going by train - I would advice to still take rest.
6. THE AFTERWARDS
I hope to ...