Category Archives: Celebrity

Bye Bye Bikaner

I forgot to mention in previous posts regarding Bikaner that some major Indian soap opera is being filmed in the back garden.  Judging from the crowds of flushed looking women (and some men) at the front gates to the hotel, … Continue reading

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Bikaner: Part Two

When we arrived at our hotel yesterday, it was clear that something big was in the works.  Hashmat and Priya answered our unasked questions when they told us there was going to be a wedding. The entire, large front garden … Continue reading

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Walking, Day Five: Big Names and Tiny Cars

As I may have mentioned at the end of yesterday’s blog, given the downpour of Tuesday afternoon/evening/night, we opted not to walk from San Quirico d’Orcia to Pienza.  Instead, we decided to have a leisurely breakfast in the hotel’s breakfast … Continue reading

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Quality Time With The Queen

NEWS FLASH!  NEWS FLASH!  NEWS FLASH! Thursday, October 31, 2013 When one flies on October 31st, one might expect to encounter the occasional witch, ghost or goblin.  But The Queen?  I don’t think so. In spite of our obscenely early … Continue reading

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