Film Octopussy (1983) Location Lake Picchola, Udaipur Scene Disguised as a crocodile, Bond swims up to the ‘floating palace’, populated only by attractive women, and the lair of Octopussy, whom he suspects to be involved with the smuggling of a Fabergé egg.
STAY Guests – both female and male – can actually stay at Octopussy’s island hideaway, Taj Lake Palace. The hotel is lavishly decorated with ornate, carved windows and domed turrets. Taj Lake Palace, Lake Pichola, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India(00 91 294 242 8800; www.tajhotels.com). Doubles from Rs23,100 (about £300)
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