Tag Archives: Delhi

Delhi – First day of Gate 1 tour

Wednesday, March 19th, Delhi, India I am a little behind with my blog entries. Combining poor or expensive Internet service at our hotels, and jet lag still being an issue, getting some sleep won out.  I will attempt to get … Continue reading

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Delhi ~ Contrasts are huge as we move to new hotel

Tuesday, March 18th, Delhi, India After breakfast it was time to say our goodbyes to Dick, Karen, Jan and Gary. We arranged a taxi through the Godwin Deluxe hotel to take us to our new home for the next two … Continue reading

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Holi Festival and Street Walking at Night

Monday, March 17th, New Delhi, India India is raw and colorful.  So far my impressions are mixed.  We have seen many smiling happy faces, kind people wishing us well.  We have also seen a seedier side of poverty, and too … Continue reading

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Swaminarayan Akshardham, Drinks and High Tea at the Imperial Hotel

Delhi, India ~ Sunday, March 16th SWAMINARAYAN AKSHARDHAM The morning was spent at Swaminarayan Akshardham. Opened in 2005, this modern day complex sits on a sprawling 100 acre site. “Swaminarayan Akshardham in New Delhi epitomises 10,000 years of Indian culture … Continue reading

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