caravanserai :

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  • n  an inn in some eastern countries with a large courtyard that provides accommodation for caravans

  • A hop, skip and jump away is the Abbasi Hotel, housed in a former caravanserai.
  • When Robert Clive reached Madras one nightfall in 1744 after a 15-month voyage from London, he found India a "battered caravanserai.
  • Transit lounges became a modern caravanserai as we fed and watered ourselves and exchanged stories with passing countrymen.
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  • Film events - Sun, 05 Jan 2014 PST
    Totally Tubular Tuesday - $1 movies at the Garland Theater. Tuesday, “The Matrix.” Showing is tentatively scheduled in a 7 p.m. timeslot. Garland Theatre, 924 W. Garland Ave. $1. “Watchtower” - Meet award-winning director Pelin Esmer with a screening and talk back. The Caravanserai film residencies showcase Turkish independent filmmaker Esmer and her award-winning feature “Watchtower” which ...
    Jan. 5, 2014 - The Spokesman-Review

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