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About dharmeshkalyan

Have always loved travelling and will continue to pursue this love. Favourite Travel quotes: “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Saint Augustine

January 8th – Launceston – Lavender farm and COVID lockdown

Normal start to the morning, breaky with the gang and the normal laughs, however it was on the way back to the room when we sported a news flash on the TV next to the foyer – Brisbane was going … Continue reading

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January 7th – Launceston Sights

Launceston was putting on great weather for us – clear blue sky with a high of 26! Today’s plan was to visit the Cataract Gorge on the first half of the day, then a free afternoon to roam about and … Continue reading

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January 6th – Launceston – Cradle Mountain

Up and ready for breaky meetup at 8:30am downstairs. The hardest part in this routine was to get the kids up on time, the prior night they had been all up till after mid-night. Breakfast at the hotel was nothing … Continue reading

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January 5th – Bitter Sweet Tassie Short break – Fly to Launceston

I have been debating whether to blog this holiday or not? It had been a bitter sweet week with Dada passing away and the family insisting I carry on with my holiday. This blog is after all my journal on … Continue reading

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Mumbai Day 11 – 15 (21 – 25th Jan)

Signs of laziness creeping in and forcing myself to finish blog for India visit in Jan. Since not much was happening during the last few days, am combining it all into one blog, hoping I do not miss anything….. The … Continue reading

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Mumbai Day 10 – 20th Jan

Restarting this overdue blog, got slack with COVID19!! Not sure if I can remember it all….. 😦 Lazy morning, todays plan was very simple – head off to Santa Cruz to collect shopping and then catch up with Doc & … Continue reading

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Mumbai Day 9 – 19th Jan

It was a early start – we were on a 6am train to Mumbai – Flying Ranee. Our car arrived on time – 5:10am, farewelled Mum and Dad and then it was off. Was about 10min and we were at … Continue reading

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Navsari Day 7/8 – 17th / 18th Jan

Activities were very limited for the next two days, I got hit by some bug that may have got me from some eating and the toilet had became my best friend! Quick visit to Dr. Sanjay B, he gave some … Continue reading

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Navsari/Surat Day 6 – 16th Jan

Early rise, our Surat car was booked for 9:30, aim was to get back quickly and not waste time visiting malls and unnecessary places – learnings from last trip! It was just mum, Nita and I going, Dad decided to … Continue reading

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Navsari – Day 5 – 15th Jan

Lazy start – Slept in a bit – recovering from the big night at Jayesh’s place. Not many times I get to have a relaxed breakfast with mum, being in Navsari together, these moments were treasured 😍. For lunch it … Continue reading

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