Amar Palace

Address: The Ridge, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, 171012, India | Hotel
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This hotel, located on The Ridge, Shimla, is near Kalka - Shimla Railway, Jakhu Temple, Kufri Ski Resort, and Kinnaur.
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Travel Blogs from Shimla

Hanuman - he big!

A travel blog entry by lcdp on Mar 30, 2014

4 comments, 15 photos

... full of monkeys who are wary of the walking stick we hired, but also provide the most entertainment to help you take your mind of your heaving lungs! Needless to say walking down has the usual joys - shaking knees as one puts one foot in front of the other.
After a rest we ventured out via the lift to catch a taxi to Viceroy Lodge, Dad's old playground when he was a kid. His Uncle used to manage the place so Dad got ...

Shimla - Swizerland sick.

A travel blog entry by beckyandboggy on Apr 29, 2013

4 photos

... and butterfly's and say how nice it is. Until we reach the actual garden. Which is dominated by an ugly metal statue of 'woman in a sari dancing - freedom' or something-else similar and a gardener more interested in filling his sagging pouches with red chewing tobacco than tending to the dried up weeds. Call me a cynic but this is an anti-climax for me. A final meal at the circular restaurant we decide to leave on a bus and move up the mountains to Manali. 8 days is a bit ...

In and around town in Shimla

A travel blog entry by lab99 on Jul 30, 2012

13 photos

... around 1,000 monkeys live along with the 2455 meters high cement monkey, orange in colour.

There were some rules:

Don't wear sun glasses - the monkeys will take them and won't give them back until you give them some food. Maybe that explains the food cart vendor at the entrance?

Don't take food in there - the monkeys will know and will take it.

Don't show you are nervous - the ...

Oh La La, Shimla

A travel blog entry by scottsworld on May 17, 2011

20 photos

... Rajasthan and two ladies he met along the way, Anna and Nora both from Germany. We had a few beers and played the Rizzla game, someone sticks a name on your forehead and you have to guess who you are by asking yes no questions, sounds quite easy until you get a cartoon character, who is a dog, wears clothes and talks.. Sweet as got it eventually.

We stayed two nights then caught a night bus to Manali for some R and ...

200 kms in just 10 hours

A travel blog entry by malariamonday on Jun 15, 2010

4 comments, 5 photos

... a metre or so towards the earth. Getting off the bus, I saw they were taking the tire off. I thought there must be a problem and they would change it. Instead, they simply rotated it. This happened every 40 kms or so. Each tire was just as worn as the last, and they just moved them around the bus throughout the drive. On our journey to Dharmashala, feeling confidant that the same mysterious habits would not be employed on our far ...

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