Fly from Charlottesville (8th Feb) to Delhi (10th Feb)
10th Feb - 22 Feb. in
World Book Fair. Publishsers. Library of Congress Delhi. Shopping. Archives. Monuments. Kutib Minar. "Clock." Humayan's tomb. Red Fort. Jama Masjid. D. Baker at St. Stephens College.
Trip to go down to Nagpur on the 22nd Feb (spend 24th Philip's birthday in birthplace), to other parts of central India and Madhya Pradesh, [Also Madhya Pradesh] to Kanha Kishli game reserve around 25th/26th Feb, for 1 or 2 nights, on way to Jabalpur by around Feb. 28th, to Pachmarhi on 4th March on way to Delhi by 6th March.
22nd Feb Sun, Delhi (22:30) to
Nagpur (14:25), TAMILNADU EXPRESS
22nd, 23rd, 24th nights in Nagpur: Trips to museum, to orange market, to Ramtek hill temple, to reservoir; Mayo hospital, Sitabaldi hill, Central Provinces history archives. Contact Nelu Macwan; Arhive staff.
25th Feb Wed, Nagpur to
Nagpur (1029 AZAD HIND 8:30) to Gondia (10:40), Gondia (1 SATPURA EXP. 1415) to Nainpur (1735), bus to Khana Kishli 25th and 26th nights in Kishli, tour sanctuary on 26th
27th Feb Fri, Kanha Kisli to
Bus Khana Kisli to Nainpur, Nainpur (1 SATPURA EXP. 1745) to Jabalpur (2200) rail 27th, 28th, 1st March nights in Jabalpur. Possibly at the Jackson Hotel (Cant.); Leonard Theological College and Presler's Religious Department; Marble Rocks, Madan Mahal, Hills, Hunuman Tal, market place. Contacts - M. Misra, Murthy.
2rd March Tues, Jabalpur to
Rail to Piparia (5220 DHARBHANGA-KURLA Exp 950-1227) and bus to Pachmarhi. 3rd and 4th nights in student lodge - falls and sunset trips
4th March Thurs, Pachmarhi to Delhi
Bus to Piparia and rail Piparia (3201 PATNA/KURLA EXP 1815) to Itarsi (1950), and Itarsi (2627 KARNATAKA EXP 2330) to New Delhi (1210) 5th night, meet other Woodstockites, ready for departure of air tour.
Party of 2 and then ++ (See actual flights of Indian Airways at below ***)
Lv. AIR Delhi to Kathmandu 6th March Fri.
Lv. AIR Kathmandu to Varanasi 8th March Sunday afternoon. Alice and Melissa Clague join.
Lv. AIR Varanasi to Khajuraho 9th March Tuesday
Lv. AIR Khajuraho to Agra 11th March Thrus (full moon 12th night). Li Chu joins.
Lv. AIR Agra for Delhi 13th Friday
Spend 13th night in Delhi (Jaipur Inn or Vikram Hotel?)
Robert Bonham joins the 5 of us = 6 in party
14 March Delhi to
Lv. RAIL Delhi (7:10 am) for DehraDun (12:25 pm) by RAIL, SHATABDI EXPRESS, 14th Sat., 7:10 am
Bus to Mussoorie
Woodstock stay 14th Sat - 21st Sat.
Woodstock School March 1998 Calendar
Work in Alumni office - 16th, 17th, 19th, and 20th.
15th Sunday Church, etc. Afternoon out to Haunted House, Jaberkat, Flag
16th Mon. Piano Concert at Woodstock School
17th Tues. Alice and Melissa Clague to Delhi
18th Wed. or earlier? Side trip by car to base of Nag Tiba and hike up, and back.
21 March Mussoorie to Delhi
Lv. Mussoorie by bus, 21st Sat. to Dehra Dun RAIL (1700) to Delhi (2220) SHATABDI EXPRESS
21st and 22nd nights in Delhi (Jaipur Inn or Vikram Hotel?)
Delhi to Charlottesville 23rd - 24th March.
Lv. Delhi to States by Gulf Air, 23rd Monday.
Delhi (730) to Bahrain (930) by Gulf Air, Monday 23d March Flt. 135L
Bahrain hotel 930 - 140 or 14 hour layover
Bahrain (140) to London (620) by Gulf Air, Tues. 24th March Flt. 7L
London (1045) to Dulles (1355) by Virgin Atlantic Flt. 21M
Washington to Charlottesville by car
*** Indian Airlines listed flights (Fares to and from Kathmandu NA) Flt. No Plane Dep Arr Stops Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun J Class Y Class 6th March Delhi Kathmandu IC 813 AB3 1115 1300 0 F6 Mar 8th March Kath. Varanasi IC 751 320 1450 1530 0 Su8 Mar 9th March Varan. Khajuraho IC 408 737 1140 1225 0 M9 Mar NA $60 11th March Khaj. Agra IC 408 737 1255 1340 0 W11 Mar NA $60 IC 408 737 1420 1500 0 NA $60 13th March Agra Delhi IC 408 737 1410 1450 0 F13 Mar NA $40 --------------------------------------------------Back to the top.