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... or visit the nearby Sarnath Temple where Buddah gave his first sermon. Tonight we board the overnight train to Jhansi.
Feb 5- we arrive in Jhansi in the morning and drive to Orchha. Orchha is a peaceful town set on the banks of the Betwa River. Once the center of a mighty kingdom, the ancient town contains many reminders of its important past. We spend the afternoon exploring the now deserted 17th century fort palace, which sits on an island and ...
... a "what’s the point" feeling about the drive when I first woke up because I couldn’t help but feel that it may be a bit underwhelming/similar to other places/utterly ******* pointless, but it seemed marginally preferable to a day in Denver so off we went.
The roads are back to being relatively interesting both in terms of driving through the mountains and in the variety of roadkill (saw two deers today) so the time went quite quickly. Once we got onto the i-70 the ...
... to the national ballpark museum, a small but impressive collection of memorabilia from the classic ballparks, and the Tattered Cover bookstore. We hopped on bikes again and took the kids across the river for Little Man ice cream - delicious. We met up with David's cousin Cindy, Gary and Grant Darling who had just arrived from California. Tonight they are picking up Rose at ...
... had a mini mass. After church we picked up a couple of things from Whole Foods Market so mum and dad could cook dinner. They made meatballs, they were really nice. Then we drove to a park with lots of Christmas lights and walked around in the cold looking at all the pretty lights. We drove back home and Skyped the family, it was really nice to see everybody and wish them merry Christmas. Everybody went to bed excited for the following ...
... some brilliant John Oliver interviews and then had an early ish night.
I knew a fair bit about other people's visits to Denver and I knew a visit to the top of a high mountain was normally on the agenda. I am not really a super outdoorsy person but I do like a good view and panoramic opportunity so I was pretty excited! The weather was a bit on and off but we braved driving up the mountain with the roof off the car, it turned out to be ...
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