Category Archives: Hyderabad, India

RTW, LA: Deja vu with a view — the backstory

They say you can’t go home again, but you can certainly try. And have fun doing it. My desire to live in Los Angeles  began when I was in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. This was almost a quarter … Continue reading

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It’s a paw world after all…

The amazing dogs (but then, all dogs are amazing) I met along the way on my RTW trip.

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Oceans 57: Destination, Tasmania, Australia

Waiting for midnight flight from airport in Hyderabad, India, to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as I wind my way waay southeast to Australia. It’s going to take two back-to-back flights to get there. I recharge with a lap full of Indian … Continue reading

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Hyderabad, India: Gupta lives on

Goodbye, Gupta from **Outsourced.  Sorry you were canceled. Hello, real Gupta, in Hyderabad. **This aside on outsourcing: When I got my India visa, I had to deal with a private company.  That’s right: India outsources U.S. visa applications to a … Continue reading

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And now, a word from my RTW sponsor

Mitchell A. Sommers, Esq., PC, Hyderabad, India, 5.25.11

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Hyderabad, India: Good eats

The food in India: Oh, the food! I ask for kebabs at an airport, and get chicken legs in a cup. What’s up with that? Fresh samosas — Indian pastries filled with meat or veggies — from a shop. Much … Continue reading

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Hyderabad, India: Vegas meets Bollywood

Back at the home of a friend in Melbourne, Australia — someone I’ve known since maybe before you were born. (I used to live in Oz — the local nickname for The Land Down Under, but more about that later.) … Continue reading

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