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... This is easy to believe considering that film director Ang Lee stayed in this hotel when shooting ‘Life of Pi’ in a local church (unfortunately we have been informed that the church is not accessible to tourists). The hotel is decorated in the theme of ‘Bollywood Movies’ and every room is named after another famous film. I’m staying in the room ‘Kuch Kuch Hota ...
The aim today is to head to the main temple and then the Ghandi Museum. The hotel has complimentary transfer to the temple so of course I take this offer up. I reach the temple expecting to be able to take my camera in, there are signs everywhere that for 50 rupee you can take a camera - no cameras allowed. The temple is the largest I have seen. Inside people are taking photographs with phones, that is allowed but not cameras. How strange, I have to say ...
... time to avoid a little thunderstorm. We had to run to our little cabin.
At this resort, I started reading aloud to Erick and Cole, the book that Dana told me about before we left home. At home, Luke picked it up before I could pack it and got deep into the story and didn't want me to take it away from him, so at my last Target stop before getting in the plane, I bought my own copy. The book is: HEAVEN IS FOR ...
... couldn't believe how high up we were and how close to the edge the bus was and we were driving on what is suppose to be the inside lane. Our first experience on the public bus was a success and I have to give thanks for the helpful staff and friendly passengers who guided us up the hills and all the way to the Dew drops farm house. The rickshaw that we jumped into off the main junction climbed higher and higher into the mountains. The road was so awful that the ...
... buchee bite, that too above the tobacco potion line!
As a rule of thumb, Black Humus Mud = Guaranteed Leech Territory; Red Mud = Unlikely to find Leeches. Wisdom courtesy Jagadeesan driver - it is true from our own experience.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service