It was one of the best holidays she’d ever had. Taking the ferry to an island, and spending the rest of the day exploring Medieval cave art. Watching the sun paint the sky in psychedelic hues, before sinking into the Arabian Sea. Getting her portrait painted by a street artist. Bargaining with travelling gypsies for beaded jewellery.
“Had a good vacation?”, her colleagues asked. “Where did you go?”“I spent the week being a tourist in Bombay”, she replied. Tanya may not have been able to afford a holiday, but who says you need to travel to be a tourist?
A Drabble is a story told in exactly 100 words.