Star of the Sea Resort
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20 March 2010 - 26 March 2010
Caught the local buses to Benaulim cost us a massive 65 rupees for the 2 of us. Although we are now only getting 67 rupees to the pound. We were getting 71 at the beginning.
Booked into the Star of the Sea Resort via Asia rooms and have got a lovely room overlooking the swimming pool. We even have air …
... so I nudged Tarrant and asked her to go and see if she could do anything. I'm meant to be vaguely first aid trained but I'm squeamish, if her finger was at anything other than the acceptable angle for a finger to be at I'd probably need more medical attention than her, but Tarrant knows about this ****.
This was probably the only problem here, out of the three guides no one seemed to know what to do about something that should have been a ...
... the USA where we could take small quantities in a plastic bag. Others in our group also had liquids, so we just decided not to say anything and see what happened. We put our bags onto the belt for X-ray and then we ladies were taken one by one into a private curtained booth for screening. We were wanded and then patted down (surprising to me was that the first of the "patting down" was directly on my breasts) and then went to pick up our hand luggage. It turns out that ...
... air, then the boat would manoeuvre to get a better view, all the while the sunrise was getting prettier and prettier – I think we might have taken more photos of the sunrise!
We got back to the beach for about 8.15ish and headed for a nap after breakfast. The rest of the day was very relaxed – we are spending our time researching where to go and doing the odd bit of blog admin etc (sorry we've been so useless with it of late!). In ...
We have now been in Palolem for about 3 weeks and we are staying here until the New Year. Agonda has the better beach but we like to take day trips there and stay here full time. One big draw was catching up with Nick and Lucy as well as their mate Sophie who joined us for their final week in the area. They are continuing their journey northwards now but if we don't catch up again it will be a huge disappointment. They are looking to be ...