Archive for September, 2009

Hospet, Hampi & Badami

Saturday, September 19th, 2009

We get two nights in the Krishna Palace hotel in Hospet and that’s good, even if they never do get the WiFi working.  Our new Spanish friends are staying in a place about a kilometer away and we’re on a similar touring schedule here so we’ve arranged to have dinner together both nights.  We will […]

Mysore to Madekeri, Hassan & Hospet

Saturday, September 19th, 2009

Interesting countryside, agriculturally rich with fertile soil and lots of water from the Cauvery River, one of India’s seven sacred rivers. They’re growing rice and lotus flowers in the wet areas, corn where it’s a little dryer, and lots of other stuff this city boy can’t identify! The road is pretty good for a while, […]