Citrus Chambers Mahabaleshwar
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... place to place, is suddenly possible in India – welcome to the twentieth century !
Today was just to put some distance. The trip meter reads exactly 750 km. Not bad for Day 1.
Every day, I am going to add a "deep insight" on the Indian highways. Today we'll kick off with the dance of the dinosaurs.
Indian trucks are capable of a top speed of perhaps 40 kmph ...
... annoying. the table land by it self is a pretty nice place, especially for photography. You will have a 360 deg view of panchgani, and the sunset looks really nice. apart from that most other places will have similar offerings.
Nice place to relax for a couple of days, quite a few places to visit in and around panchgani and mahabaleshwar. many "points" to see, but the highlight will have to be the food.
... flower beds in their enthusiasm to walk around the plateau. And these weren't villagers mind you but so called 'educated' city dwellers. Is it any wonder then that we are losing our forest cover at an alarming rate.
The locals seemed to be more environmentally sensitive and I could see many volunteers going around picking up the trash left behind by some boisterous travellers.
The villagers informed us that ...
... all over our face and hair, and also maybe we'd won over a few hearts due to our enthusiasm for the dancing (video evidence is available). All of the paths and roads were covered in paint still, the nightly storms that we'd been having the week before having vanished.
When we first found out that we'd miss the Ganesh festival in Mumbai, I was a little disappointed that we wouldn't get to see it but actually I think we've been able ...
... some peace and quiet for a bit.
We motored through the Saturday market crowds at a snails pace to the next site, the Raja Dinkar Kellar museum tucked away in the centre of Pune. It houses a collection of hundreds of artefacts all collected by Dr. D G Kelkar and houses and oddly an impressive collection of ornate foot scrubbers that seem to be pretty famous.
Sunday was spent back in Panchgani, visiting the only ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking