Travel Blogs from Kullu
... whole day, i think the travelling must of finally caught up on us. I woke up late the next day met by a dreaded cold! I almost convinced myself i had caught something tropical . I dosed myself up with tablets and drank lots of honey ginger and lemon tea. Eventually after three days of sleeping we ventured out. McLeod Ganj was made up on one big street which pretty much ran the full length of ...
... m pretty sure I wasn’t too far behind the winner of the run (who I think was a girl….). Hundreds of people were running the Majja Run, and hundreds more ran the Open 10k and Elite 10k, as well as a fancy dress race; so as you can imagine from that, there were a lot of people about!
On the Wednesday of my last week in Bangalore the team and I went on a leaving send off type thing, we went bowling and for a meal afterwards, my bowling skills ...
So once again Travelpod won't let me type in my actual location. Sorry for that. It also somehow just threw away my previous unpublished writing. So,where were we? We rode a day out of Shigatse without much ado. The next day we turned off the main road toward Quomolongma (Everest) base camp, all of 102k away. That road was the second worst I've ever seen. It was mostly exposed rock with sections of corrugation alternating with moonscapes of potholes. The terrain looked all barren and ...
Manali was a good place to hit the ground. After working the summer festival circuit, giving up the house in August and spending the intervening weeks with a succession of doctors, dentists, friends and relatives to see we were suddenly without anywhere we had to be, without anything that must be done. In fact with both of us feeling a little under par from all manner of unseen assailants and in need of a little getting used to our ...
... Home to the Dalai Lama in exile, McLeod Ganj was to be the only 'Tibet' that we would be visiting on our world advetures, well for now anyway.
A small township, McLeod Ganj is a community of Tibetans who followed the Dalai Lama, as they fled their homeland of Tibet due to Chinese occupation. Okay, yes, we knew about TIbet and that China had caused trouble there, but we did not know to what extent. Well, in McLeod Ganj, we would soon find out.
We visited the ...
Other places to stay in Kullu
Village Prini, P. O. Jagatsukh, Kullu | 4 star hotelfrom $88
National Highway 21, Kullu | Hotelfrom $82
Aleo , Kullu | Hotelfrom $16
Village & Post Office Naggar, Kullu | Hotelfrom $18
Akhara Bazar, Kullu | Hotelfrom $16
Shastrinagar, Kullu | Hotelfrom $20
Near Castle Hotel, Kullu | Hotelfrom $15
Gandhi Nagar, Kullu | Hotelfrom $15
Village Kukkerseri (Kais), Kullu | 3 star hotelfrom $24