Siesta de Goa Hotel
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... you are made of - Abound when there is no buffer (like a guide) between you and the world. You learn pretty fast what your weaknesses are and how to adapt. A smile, a joke (even if told in your own language), and an open heart can often soften any situation. Equally so, there are times when you need to maintain boundaries, be firm or even ignore others. Traveling is really no different than everyday life, except that it is magnified ...
... with family. They really let loose on holiday, sleeping in until 10am. They play with their children in the most loving and attentive ways, letting them stay up way past my own bedtime. They drink alcohol - even women! They travel in large family groups, with even the grandparents in attendance.
The only real holdover from day-to-day life seems to be the modesty of women's beach attire. Indian women wear the funniest swimsuits! Bike shorts or full spandex leggings with ...
... and our very environmentally unfriendly need
to ‘condition the air’ to our own fussy requirements!
Let’s face it – only kids in the first world wear nappies
until they are 3! And so Indian Pampers doesn't seem to be made to the same
standard as we are used to (unless you include swim nappies!). So poor Hannah who admittedly is a real water guzzler has
tested the liquid retention of ...
... Mental how anyone can survive on that and feed two children and her parents. It can seem that such a huge country with so many people and so much corruption makes it almost seem just helpless and the enormity of the task of how to make it any better just makes my brain go mushy. It makes you think about being a tourist here and whether we are really helping at all or adding to the problem.
Anyway the next day Louis arrived, a friend from Uni who is ...
... with not finding enough flight seats for 17 to fly together to Cochin, that we even entertained taking a 14-hour train...then we quickly came to our senses! By the evening we were all mentally exhausted! We had a lovely dinner at Sake (in the Zuri) and celebrated my mom's 67th birthday with her brother and sister, and all their families. What a perfect ...