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Jan 3, 2012 - Travel to Wayanad

Our hotel in Kochi was opposite a school.  As we ate breakfast the kids were arriving for the day.  All neatly dressed in uniform with enormous rucksacks even the little ones.  And we were amazed by the tuktuks Tardis like properties.  We got three adults in the back. One pulled up at school and kids just kept piling out like some kind of TV comedy - in the end we think 8 in total all with backpacks!!  As we left the hotel at 8am it was clearly the start of school and the gates must be locked at that point.  Some latecomers turned up -...

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Feb 6, 2005 - Life in India

So much has happened in such a little amount of time!! Well, so the second day of our visit in Mumbai, a man came around to our hotel and asked us if we wanted to be in a Bollywood movie (Indian knock off of Hollywood, but so cheesy!!), with the pay of 500 rupies pp. Of course we agreed because who can say that they were in a Bollywood movie and plus 1000 rupies is like two days of money, so yea!!! It started at 8 that evening. 20 "westerners" were all driven to this high class shopping mall, got our meal, and just hung around. one...

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