Monthly Archive: March 2018

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Once again to slumber …

It is time once again for RudyMenTerry to return to slumber until the next adventure. Before leaving this particular holiday, however, it is worth making some observations about India. The first must be to...

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Back to Delhi

Those of you that read all the way to the end will be pleased to hear that, after yesterday’s tome, today will be somewhat shorter! Yesterday evening we popped down to the Sea Lounge...

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No more guided tours for now …

Well, that’s it. No more guided tours on this holiday. This morning we completed our last sightseeing tour with our latest guide, Uma. Before I begin with today, let me end with last night....

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Ask the butler …

Today has been a travelling day, so not too much to report. We rose relatively early (don’t we always on this holiday!) and packed ready to depart Kochi. It was sad to leave Kochi...

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It was the Tiffin wot did it!

Captain Clarke and I have continued to be engaged in what we are now calling the ‘India Weight Loss Programme’. I can thoroughly confirm that on this programme you will experience weight loss! In...

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And relax …

The last week or so has been pretty full on. Lots of sightseeing, lots of moving around and lots of information, dates and other stuff to try and remember. In one week, we saw...

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Taj Mahal, that’s it, Taj Mahal

Oh my word! I was told yesterday by our good friend Sudo Nym that an old work colleague had once told him that the Taj Mahal is one of the rare sites in the world...

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Oh my word, what day …

I did not have a great night’s sleep last night. It turns out that my touch of the ‘Delhi belly’ (which I really don’t believe I have), worsened during the night. Having only eaten...

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A fine affair …

Afternoon tea turned out to be a fine affair. Having got chatting to the food and beverage manager, we took tea on the terrace. In a discussion about the teas on offer, we discovered...

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Amber is the colour today

Yesterday evening we went to find Captain Clarke’s parents who are also here in Jaipur. They are staying in a hotel called the Lalit which is a very modern hotel near to the airport....