Ashok Hotel

Address: Near Bus Station, Cantt Road, Almora, Uttarakhand, 263661, India | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Near Bus Station, Cantt Road, Almora, is near Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary and Jageshwar Temple.
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Travel Blogs from Almora

The Lakes of Nainital

A travel blog entry by davebythesea on Nov 08, 2014

6 photos

... in the lakes of Nainital and we felt that Philippa’s lake was the idea bathing spot for this English water nymph.

Our next lake, Sattal, was equally beautiful, but larger. This time, we were able to drive to a small tourist spot with restaurants under the trees, and little wooden rowing boats drawn up on the beach. Carefully, we stepped into our seat under the stern canopy and allowed our boatman to row us out and ...

Pure Paradise with Padmini

A travel blog entry by davebythesea on Nov 07, 2014

2 comments, 38 photos

... Paris.

Why the 'Jones Estate'? Colonel Jones was a local administrator and magistrate for the region and built himself the Retreat high in the forests of Nainital. The land area was substantial and, after Independence, the whole lot was sold to Padmini's father-in-law together with the Rani of Balrampur and her brother General Madan Shamsher Jung
Bahadur Rana (both Nepalese royalty). The Nepalese still own most of the estate, but ...

Fondled by Eunuchs - Delhi to Bhimtal

A travel blog entry by davebythesea on Nov 07, 2014

4 comments, 7 photos

... hand filled with rupee notes and loudly loosed a stream of incomprehensible Hindi (presumably) which did nothing by way of explanation. Judith was no help. After our debate the previous day in Delhi, she helpfully ignored the advances that the strange lady made, and merely looked out of the window. I could only respond to further waving of the rupee-filled fist by a firm "No!", such as one gives to naughty children. Evidently, this was not the right response, for ...

India's version of the Lake District

A travel blog entry by smeelog on Apr 18, 2014

7 photos

... Whites. It was all very civilised. And just to round-off our well-to-do day, we had tea and cake (yes, again) at Sakley's -- they'll even box you up some cakes to take back to your room for later. * they must have a shortage of customers or a surplus of boats though, as we were constantly confronted by "buy boat?" ** they do seem to like their candy floss. Although my favourite has to be the hawkers on the trains! Couldn't believe ...

Mountains of Madness

A travel blog entry by asthecrowflies on Sep 23, 2010

7 photos

... me that the road was an ancient trading route that stretched from the Gangetic Plain and wound up to the Tibetan Plateau. The road was constructed of stone, and dotted here and there with crumbling ruins, the remains of tea-houses and inns that would accommodate the travelers along the road, long abandoned by the loss of Tibet and the building ...

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