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... paced walk throughs, the motions returned, and by the end of twenty minutes we were (dare I say it) a fairly coordinated unit.
We spent time observing the other guys learning their moves (we are one of five routines) and saying hello to the bride-to-be who had been seeing family.
Once everyone had arrived (some flights from Delhi had been delayed) we went up for a rooftop beer to tie off the day. Or at least tried to.
... in these huge concrete basins where they were scrubbed vigorously with a brush before being hung outside hundreds of washing lines made from coconut hair. Once the washing was dried it was taken inside to be ironed by these old school heavyset irons that didn't use electricity, rather they were heated up by burning coconut shells. En route to our next stop we made a little pit stop to buy some tapioca chips. Having only ever had tapioca in a pudding form it ...
... with our sum of countries we've been to :
India loves a :
- Speed hump
- Horn toot - the louder the airhorn the better
- "Whereyoufrom?"/ "Whatisyourcountry?"
- Aussie cricketer, on order of priority : Maxwell, Ponting, Johnson, Watson, Gilchrist".........and in fact any cricketers - a fair few Shane Warne and Mark Waugh ...
... laugh, went from there to visit a number of different cathedrals, churches and monumental sites in old Goa. The rest of the afternoon I spent lounging on the beach, drinking lots of beer, reading and watching the incredible sunset over the beach in Goa. Dinner was at another beach town before a bit of hoof flick around the main club/pub strip in Goa. Very western ...
India continues to be a blur of beauty, noise and taste, after a week I'm over the shocks and joining in with the craziness. TukTuks have become a way of life and now, it feels less life threatening, and more an essential part if my day. My tidy kiwi ways are being tested as the locals keep insisting I throw my trash out the trains or on the ground. I feel terrible doing it but with a lack of bins, it's either chuck it or carry it around India so throwing it had to be the ...