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Posts Tagged "Mumbai"

Varanasi: “Breaking news”

Posted by on 1 Dec, 2008 in India, Nepal, People, Purl Interrupted, Trains, Travel | 2 comments

We broke for the Indian border on the 28th of December with a feeling of relief, sadness, and excitement to see new places and get away from ones that suddenly didn’t feel so safe.

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Mumbai: “Excuse me, you want to be in a Bollywood film?”

Posted by on 20 Oct, 2008 in Animals, India, People, Purl Interrupted, Sights, Taxis and rickshaws, Travel | 5 comments

Mumbai: “Excuse me, you want to be in a Bollywood film?”

Mumbai. Once Bombay (they just call Bombay Mix ‘Mix’ here), and now Mumbai, but still Bombay to half the people here leaving us all a bit confused really.

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Mumbai to Goa: “Chicken lollipop? Chicken lollipop?”

Posted by on 2 Oct, 2008 in Animals, India, London, Purl Interrupted, Trains, Travel | 8 comments

Night train food seller songs “Spring rollllllll, chickeny rollllllllll” “Soup. Soup. Tomato soup.” “Cheese sandwich?” (that one got me sitting up straight. Cheese sarnies and curry. I was born to eat here). “Chicken lollipop! Chicken lollipop? Chicken lollipop?” insistent look, shake of head, shrug.

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