Go to Your Travel Agent, Buy a Ticket, Go to Mumbai

CNN International is interviewing Jonathan Ehrlich. He was at the Oberoi on the night of the attacks and escaped down 18 floors and jumped into a cab to the airport. He was being interviewed from his home in British Columbia, Canada.

His concluding statement made me swell with pride as a Mumbaiker

Jonathan says 

“I urge everyone to go to their travel agents and get a ticket and go on a vacation to Mumbai. It is an amazing place and the people of Mumbai are the most amazing people in the world. The terrorists are the worst scum of the world and that should not stop us from going to the beautiful city of Mumbai”

(The above is paraphrased a bit)

2 Comments so far

  1. Mumbai: Sandra the Heroine at Z-Word Blog (pingback) on November 29th, 2008 @ 12:00 am

    […] Indian, Thai, Jewish or Christian,” he said. He also made a recommendation which had one Mumbai blogger “swelling with […]

  2. msonalkar on November 29th, 2008 @ 12:51 am


    Everyone should know that this is not the problem of only MUMBAI or only INDIA. If all are not taking this seriously every commercial city in the world will be affected.

    You can not run to your home from this let get united.

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