Monthly Archives:: January 2006

Jams Boand 007 – Kohalpur

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Jams Boand driver 007 of Maharajah’s autorickshaw service in Kohlapur is a lovely chappie. We went the Maharajah’s palace today. The palace is described as gothic indo-saracen or something and it’s pretty cool. It houses a museum containing the Maharajah’s many kill trophies including a stool made out of an elephant foot, an entire family… Read more »

Hey Baba

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We’re in Pune now where the maroon guys from the Polyphonic Spree get their clothes. what are they up to – Osho Meditation(wikipedia entry here). There’s also laughing sessions in some park by the river.


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We’re in Mumbai, just about to go out to Elephanta Island for the rest of the day and probably heading inland to Pune tomorrow. Will post some pics soon. I think the Taj Mahal Hotel here has wi-fi.

almost outta here

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we’re leaving our flat in Edinburgh kinda soon. Wish I’d got to La Partenope, First Coast and the little sushi place one last time. I’ll be back I guess.

Last Fish Supper

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Today is my last fish supper at The Gold Sea, one of the better chippies in Edinburgh. I got my car back this morning from Polwarth Garage so I have a wheels to get down to London and to the airport and get all our gear out of our flat. Now I just need to… Read more »

get Bent Bentley’s

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so I checked out a few hotels in Mumbai and Bentley’s looked ok. There website kinda sucked but that’s OK. I sent a booking enquiry and got a jumbly email back asking me to fill out loads of info including my full credit card details. This was from a hotmail address. I don’t really fancy… Read more » 06

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I’ve been thinking about doing something to for a while now. e107 wasn’t really suiting my needs anymore, although I’ll still be keeping tabs on it. I find it too tedious to use for blogging and all I can usually be arsed doing is dropping a link now and then in the chatbox. When… Read more »