Tag Archives: India

Look at it as an Adventure

This morning, I came across this video: Ten Roads You Would Never Want to Drive On. It reminded me of many of the roads I’ve been on in my travels. –the narrow and winding mountain roads with no guardrails in … Continue reading

Posted in florida, India, International, Traveling in the U.S., Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Some Like It Hot

Do you like spice?  Sure I do! Hell (pun intended), I eat the spicy, yellow mustard at the Chinese restaurants.  You can feel the heat as it works its way through your sinus passages, like Draino clearing any blockages.  I … Continue reading

Posted in Food, India, International | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Born to be a Dhobi

Dhobi is a word for laundry worker.  Many neighborhoods have Dhobis.  There are public laundries that pick-up, wash, iron, and return your cleaned laundry to your home in about a week’s time.  Dhobis are uneducated and learn this trade from … Continue reading

Posted in India, International | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Jain Temple

Jains believe that animals and plants, as well as human beings, contain living souls. Each of these souls is considered of equal value and should be treated with respect and compassion.  They will not eat meat or any vegetable that … Continue reading

Posted in India, International | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Internet was Sporadic at Best

I know I said I was going to post to this blog page while traveling in India, and I really did try.  I was even successful on two or three occasions.  Yes, I carried an adapter.  Yes, all of the … Continue reading

Posted in India, International | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Who Has the Right of Way?

With a recorded population of 1.27 billion, you expect the streets should be crowded. BUT… Many streets have no lanes marked, and if they do, it doesn’t seem to matter. A street with two lanes turns into a street with … Continue reading

Posted in India, International | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Street Food

While exploring the streets around the hotel, our guide, Rav, stopped to show us the preparation of one type of street food.

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment