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…

A random India experience

This is the story of how I met some nice folks, took a cab ride to nobody knows where or why, had an unscheduled temple visit, went to the house of a stranger, had lunch with a bride to be (not mine), got invited to her wedding and helped my new friends purchase outfits ….welcome to the…

Deciding to go to India

Some people plan their travels in advance, but when the opportunity arose, I thought “Heck. Why not?”