Day 5 – First Day in Jaipur

We left Delhi at 8 am on the bus. As we left the hotel, we all noticed there was a metal detector built into the doorway. Outside there were women with children and babies begging for money. When we boarded the bus, they would bang on the side to get our attention. I knew I…

Day 4 – Delhi Explored

Morning [JB]  Neither of us slept well. We arrived to Hotel Perfect at midnight and went straight to bed. The room is big, but everything in the room aside from the TV seems pretty old. The windows aren’t well sealed so it felt cold and damp in the room overnight. Then there’s the sound. I…

Day 3 – Sunday Still Going

Day 3[DB] Due to the time difference we decided to start Day 3 as we got on our plane to Delhi, so following on from the last post we got to Gate 71 pretty fast, yes I was a little excited and was walking at a fast pace.  In the Toronto airport, gates 70 and…

Day 2 Saturday – Still Going!

[DB] I did not sleep that well last night, usually don’t in hotels. We even turned the heating off but it still stayed warm until the early hours. The last time I stayed at the Delta Calgary Airport was when Carol and Dave came over once. I seem to remember that Charlotte was not even…

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Day 1 – Friday Getting There

[DB] Today is a day earlier than the planned date to leave. There had been some flight changes made by Air Canada which left us with a one hour connection in Calgary for our flight to Toronto, too close. Tonight we are staying in the Delta at YYC, otherwise known as Calgary International Airport. We…

Packed

With lots of room for things we will buy we are packed, packing the daypack was the hardest. Jenn has been sick the past few days but is slowly mending. The countdown is really on now.

So Close

We have just done the last of the shopping for India, some flip flops for use in the shower at hotels etc. We also opted to get the antibiotics for Delhi belly, just in case, this was something we talked about when we went to the healthy unit for our tetanus shots, it is a…