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Oct 18, 2019 - Alisons birthday in Jalandhar

Today is Alison’s birthday, little did we know what at day we had in store, but it was going to be one of the most memorable birthdays ever. We were up and packed and driven away from the Hyatt hotel in Amritsar and headed to Jalandhar. One of our drivers was Arvin boss of one of the factories that Colin had arranged to visit.We left at 09:00 and saw some of the rural countryside around. And just like the streets India is always a case of extremes. For instance in one field you will see a combine harvester working a plot and in the very...

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Mar 9, 2010 - Visiting Mom and Dad

The drive to Delhi and the train ride to Jalandhar are long, but without problem. In fact, the train is marvelous in how comfortable the seats are and in that they they serve water, then tea (English style with a mini-meal) and then supper. We receive surprised looks when we get off at Jalandhar, as it is not a tourist stop. One gentleman asks us about it. Further discussion reveals that he has just come from Canada where he had attended some of the Olympics. Small world. Our exhaustion is soon solved as we collapse into a hotel for the...

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