Chaitanya Guest House
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Well, my travel coach Larry told me I could easily spend three weeks in Varanasi. Indians pretty consistently told me ten days was too much time in Varanasi. They were both right.
We found our sleeper car and I actually slept for a good portion of the train trip. We arrived about 6:30 am and located the pre-paid taxi stand. While we …
"Benaras is older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend, and looks twice as old as all of them put together!" - Mark Twain
Varanasi , Benaras , Kashi ... facineraness , intenst , vennlig :)
Vi bytta boplass , for tebake dit vi bynte Assi ghat ... halvpartn av menneskan , større gata å ett rom me dagslys i …
... the world over). He showed us a picture of his ’master’ who was a Jain guru and who was very much naked in the picture of him meeting Indira Ghandi. He had chosen to put some minimal clothes on for his photo with Bill Clinton. ’He is here now’. The excited temple guard led us into a part of the temple that people don't normally get to visit and there, lying on a mat on the ground was a very brown, very naked man. These gurus are the guys that carry ...
La raison est que mercredi est une fête religieuses importante à Varanssi et des millions de personnes sont attendu, tout les mondes est arrivé en même temps il faut croire.
En plus, pour aider, il y avait une marche par un groupe religieux, qui marchait et chantais dans la rue. En pleine heure de traffic, mais pour la religion ici rien n'est impossible.
... leave the building. Finally, we got out the door, and found a white-haired man holding a sign with our names on it. We flagged him down, and he was quickly joined by a young man in a long, elaborate coat, holding a white umbrella, who greeted us, and said he would be accompanying us to the hotel, approximately a 45 minute drive. Once our bags were loaded into the car, and we were seated, the young man (we learned his name was Nikhil) offered us cold washcloths to ...
TravelPod Member ReviewsChaitanya Guest House Varanasi
Our small double room with bathroom. Shower with hot and cold water. Fan, cost 500 inr per night (our nabo had a bigger room but not so much daylight for 450inr).
They only have 4 rooms. One ac for 1000 inr. The fan room we have in the front and the ac room would be the best once to pick .
Right on assi ghat. Good pizza close by , and open hand cafe up the street with good food and shopping.
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