Travel Blogs from Valsad
... village to help take part in the ceremonies, sing, prepare and cook food and to eat and receive gifts of chocolates and nuts. I helped with distributing bags of chocolates and nuts to the villages who came to sing. I even got my name mentioned in a song!! Food was cooked on each day for over 150 people in huge cooking pots on open stoves in the garden made of bricks! The family garden was transformed with colorful marques and ...
Then after a 14hr flight we sat in a SUV for another 4hrs driving to my dad's village at 6am. Glad to be out of a vehicle now. My uncle was up waiting for our arrival. He's been a bit under the weather recently, so it was nice to see him up and out and about. My major concern was the attack of the mosquitoes. But thankfully, they were ...
... and got a room for Rs 1600 a night in Hotel Dariya Darshan, Devka beach road; said room being quite near the beach and good enough for our basic accommodation – a clean bed and clean bathroom. After checking in, we proceeded to the rocky beach to get some evening pictures of the sea and sand.
... and started snapping and then wanted a photo of me as well? IS THIS WEIRD?!!!
we then saw the same family as we left and he invited us to his house to eat some Mangos (Its Mango season in India at the moment)
And that was our experience in Daman
Enjoy the pics
So Satem is the village in Gujarat where my mom's family is from, she grew up here so it was nice to see how she lived and what she used to do.
I've met a lot of people here, people that i had no idea who were when i first met them but it felt good to meet them and see how they were related/knew my mom.
the village is hectic, clothing rules are ridiculous, but thats not just in the ...
Other places to stay in Valsad
Swaminarayan Temple Road,Titahal Beach, Valsad | Hotelfrom $10