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- Drycleaning onsite
- Multilingual staff
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Matheran
... us they'd be fine. The driver set off out of the station like a mad man around this corner and his door flung open and he nearly flew straight out of the taxi, he had to hold his door shut for the rest of the journey. When we reached the hotel how the bags were still on the roof I do not know! The hotel wasn't very nice but I suppose it's only for one night so it's not the end of the world. I got changed and joe went with KV and Mirko for a shave ...
... print or a lotus painted on the side of a truck. The colours throughout India are incredible. No matter where you are and how grimey the streets are, there is always a sea of colour from technicolour saris, to the swirls of turbans to the glistening gold and silver bling. The decadent palaces and forts that are in every town are striking and standing on a rooftop overlooking the hundreds of havelis as cows, goats, pigs and mangy dogs roam the cobbled streets is a unique sight to ...
We had planned all along that we'd have some holiday time in Goa before we started travelling around - time to free up some brain space and time to get into the Goan way of life, but this time passed pretty quickly when all we needed to think about was getting to the beach in time to buy warm macaroons from the cake walla and get back in time to buy fresh samosas from the guy on the bakery bike... And all the while, Macs tailors were busy making Chris' suit. ...
... tailoring to the teenage girls in the afternoon (giving them another skill to earn money) and an informal school in the evenings for older children (these children have to work during the day so an evening school is the only option for them. We visited in the morning and corrugated hut was full with around 30 children for the nursery class. We met the teacher Mrs Patil who is doing an excellent job in very ...
... with him as we finally reached land and got our first sights of Mumbai. (See pictures)
Before even touching the ground, the striking poverty a different way of life caught my attention as the captain made his final approach over the slums of Dharavi.
Then after fortunately zooming through customs and collecting all of my luggage I had made it. And so the journey begins !