Dressed in a sundress and sandals, Deidre left the bungalow on the beach and walked down the long driveway to the small road.
Job Charnock, the founder of Calcutta, erected a bungalow and established a small bazaar here in 1689.
There is a good serai or inn for native travellers, and a dak bungalow or resting-place for Europeans.
She grew edgy as they passed the town near the bungalow before pulling up the long driveway to the beach house.
The bungalow cost as much as to rent for the weekend as a month of her apartment, but she'd never been happier.
Deidre flipped on the lights in the bungalow and made herself stir fry with the fresh veggies she'd bought that day.
Here are several fine houses in bungalow style, the residences of the chiefs or wealthy natives.