Category Archives: India

Mumbai Calling! – Press 8 for Festivities!

Rangoli Design – Diwali – “The Festival of Lights” दिवाली की शुभकामनाएं                      The office was decorated, with a certain buzz and excitement to it, not dissimilar to Christmas, it’s the beginning of November as … Continue reading

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Mumbai Calling! – Press 7 for Consumerism…

Street Scene in Mumbai                      Compared to the Western World… what was blatantly apparent, is how thin the majority of the population are!  Not through malnutrition, but simply good diet, natural foods and exercise.   … Continue reading

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Mumbai Calling! – Press 6 for the News …

Women’s Pay Gap Article… A number of years ago, I worked with an absolutely bonkers ex-Israeli security specialist, in between bouts of work, we’d discuss the differences between the modern western world, and the world he lived in.  One recurring … Continue reading

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Mumbai Calling! – Press 5 for Food …

Breakfast at the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel!                   Ok, so I’ve had a dodgy stomach for a few days now, This is probably down to the antimalarial tablets (Malarone) I’m taking as opposed to the food. … Continue reading

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Mumbai Calling! – Press 4 for Shopping….

Shopping!                  Forget romance, poetry, home cooked candle lit meals, in fact forget the art of wooing!  It seems that shopping is the key!  And so true commercialism comes to India in American style shopping malls. … Continue reading

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Mumbai Calling! – Press Three for Sight Seeing … Continued!

Aga Khan Palace                  Next stop on the places to visit, Aga Khan Palace, where Ghandi was interned from 10th August 1942 until 6th May 1944.   This is a place of significance and for the … Continue reading

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Mumbai Calling! – Press Three for Sight Seeing…

Shaniwar Wada                  I’ve managed to get some sleep 🙂 After a very long week in the office, it’s finally time to do some weekend sight seeing!  Yes I’ve woken up late, missed breakfast at the … Continue reading

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