Indian Wedding Experience- The Main Event

To my delight and relief, I was able to check in to my new hotel at 11am on the morning of the wedding.  They greeted me with a “Hello Ms Tina” as I walked in, so that was a much more promising start than the infamous Hotel Chicago. I checked in quickly, and rushed back out…

The Indian Wedding Experience- Day two!

Day two of the indian wedding was a religious ceremony for the bride’s family (and her close and most faaaabulous friends).  Three main things happened today- two fairly typical pre-wedding events, and the other a coming of age ceremony for Palak’s brother. I arrived to find a large marquee across the front lawn of Palak’s late…

One of those days

  So the wedding is over, Palak, her family and everyone I was lucky enough to have spent time with over the last week, have moved on with their travels, or gone home.  Ahmedabad suddenly felt huge, lonely and difficult to manage. In any case, I woke up around 4am on the morning after the…