- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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Anybody who has worked in a company that manufactures anything in India knows Ichchapuram ! Its the border town between Andhra and Orissa where trucks are routinely stalled for days thanks to the close attention of Ramamritham. It is a perfect example of everything that is wrong about India's internal trade. States create artificial boundaries and its often easier to export something to another country than to send it from one state to another. The worst example for ...
I arrived yesterday evening and it was not easy to find an hotel, all full, except for a miserable and expensive room that I found after an hour of walking around the railway station.
This morning I labored to find the tourist office in Bubaneshwar and when I got there, I found that the tours begin from tomorrow, so I took a rick shaw and went in search of the temples of the Middle Ages, cute, stone ...
... are maybe 100 people including many children. The villagers produce Dhokra metal wire figurines. We like this type of metal work and have purchased similar items on previous visits. JP is welcomed and so are we, the villagers have been to a Fair and they are still unpacking their wares. We're shown some pieces and saunter through the village. We are also shown the process of making the figurines of wax, string & moulds. The kiln is made of clay and stoked with coke to ...
About 2 weeks ago we headed out to a mothers group in Katada, a small village about 40 kl away. Luckily we got a ride from Manoj. On the way back he spotted someone sitting behind their home and waved. This happens all the time with Manoj. He knows several people everywhere we go and if he doesn't know them they know him. Anyway he stopped and asked us to wait as he went into the home. He came out quickly and signaled for the 3 of us to come in. This was ...
Woo hoo, left for a road trip this morning at 6 am and arrived to the capital city of Bhubaneswar around 9:30. It's about 165 kilometers from Boinda and has a population of about 1 million so very different from Boinda. Manog and Rojalin are at a workshop and I'm just ...