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Bengalore

1st night in India


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Bengalore Bus

Bengalore Bus

Arrival in Bengalore arround 1am. Bus to the city to reach our hotel....but unfortunately it was already closed, so we've followed someone to find an hotel...

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Train to Mysore

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First trip in a train - quite confortable and not so delayed!

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Mysore

Arrival in Mysore in the afternoon.

We went quickly to the Maharaja Palace but didn't enter:
Mysore palace

Mysore palace

Then visit of the city, and first time people asked us to take pictures with them...
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Little balade in the Mysore Market... very good smell, and a lot of colors...
Mysore Market

Mysore Market

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At the end of the day, back to the palace to see the illumination
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Halebid


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Very early train to Hassan, then one hour bus to Halebid, to see a very old temple
Halebid

Halebid

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Belur


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Again an other temple, arround 30 mins away from Halebid... Very nice and we had a guide extra! First course about the Hindou religion

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According to the guide, as before there was no school for children, they used to put some instructional sculptur in the temples to educate them...
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My favorite photo:
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