Colourful markets and amazing food!

Trip Start Jan 19, 2013
1
17
205
Trip End Nov 27, 2013


Loading Map
Map your own trip!
Map Options
Show trip route
Hide lines
shadow

Flag of India  , Karnataka,
Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Went to a great market in Mysore this morning called Devaraja Market which apparently has been running for 150 years.

You could buy anything you wanted and I think even if they didn't have it they'd probably find it for you! The colours of the fruit, vegetables and flowers were so vibrant, I loved it and took lots of pics!

En route to the market some of us stopped at a local bakery which made some delicious pastries and biscuits. Sadly I didn't take any photos of my purchases as I scoffed them pretty quickly! I can assure you they were really good though!

On my way back from the market I found another little gem of a place selling samosas and they were soooo good. They came with some kind of yummy chutney - again no pics cos I quaffed it pretty fast!

Stopped by a random bangle shop on my way back to the hotel and ended up buying some even cheaper ones than yesterday, I can't resist these bargain prices! Wanted to find out about posting them home rather than lugging them around for the next few months but after a random detour with the shop owner to the post office where the service was absolutely shocking, I decided posting them from Mumbai or Delhi might be best!

We've now left Mysore and on a train to Bangalore where we stop for a few hours to have dinner ahead of our overnight train ride to Hampi. Time to break out the book and iPod!
Slideshow Report as Spam

Use this image in your site

Copy and paste this html: