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india - Mumbai

Location: Mumbai, India

Our first stop on our tour of India was Mumbai and it proved to be a bit of a culture shock to say the least.

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Amazing details of the carving of these hindu caves, complete with hindu sculptures inside

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Elephanta Island - inside the carved rocks of the Island. These pillars were carved from the outside of this rock, working from the outside to inside.

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The Gateway to India, where the last colonial English troops left India.It was built to commenarate the visit of King George V & Queen Mary in 1911

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Slightly blinded by the sun, you can see the 'Gateway to India' on the right near the sea & the posh famous Taj Mahal Intercontinental Hotel to the left of it, built by J.N Tata after he was refused entry into a posh "whites only" hotel. It is now hoem to jet set Mumbai people & wealthy business people.

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The house were Mahatma Gandi lived in during his time in Bombay (now known as Mumbai).

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Sunset over Marine Drive, with a view of the ocean and the curve of buildings around it known locally as 'The Queens Necklace'

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Chowpatty Beach...don't all rush down Thomas Cook to book a week on this little beauty now will ya?

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Scuplture of Gandi in the museum, which was the house where he used to live when he was staying in the city.

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This is how mental the train stations are!!! Look at how many people are just sitting around wiating to catch trains...it's like a minefield just trying to get through it.

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Mr & Miss Gunner pose in the Hanging Gardens of Bombay

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Playing with balloons with my friend who we amused for the last hour or so of the journey.

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Our friends from our train trip from Mumbai to Goa. They are from the Punjab region in the north of India