The Riverview Retreat
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
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... at the house and the five of us shared a meal prepared by the resident cook of chicken (only our 3rd meat dish since being in India!) , curried vegetables, dhal and rice – all of it delicious and in great company too! Over dinner Sunil told us about the solar power consultancy business he was setting up and Sanjay invited us to stay with his family in Delhi before we leave India which we will definitely take him up on. After dinner we ...
... the lake whist we sipped chai and had an early breakfast in an Indian equivalent of a greasy spoon. The buildings rise up on the forested hills around the lake and the town’s resort image is completed by pedaloes and pleasure boats moored up at various jetties at the lake edge. I even spotted a mini golf course!
Our guest house was in Tallital and so to explore Mallital we took a ...
... how bout you drive?". After a few more miles and a couple hairy moments, one involving a very near head on collision with a lorry and another with the edge of a mountain, I decided that, if I wanted to get to Ramnagar alive, I should probably take him up on his offer. I hadn't driven a car in eight years and have absolutely no faith in my driving abilities whatsoever, but compared to Sanjay, I was Jeremy ******* Clarkson (without the casual racism). After a while he seemed to calm ...
... favourite bits and discussing what we'd like to do if we returned. Back to the northern end of the lake we jumped in a lovely swan pedalo and for Rp150 each took our majestic craft out for a jaunt on the lake for an hour. It sort of reminded us of hiring pedalos at Peasholm Park back in Scarborough and we thought it would be a more peaceful way to enjoy the lake – nope – the lake is very busy with brightly coloured gondola type boats punting folk about ...
... was founded by homesick Brits who thought the area reminded them of the Lake District and on the drive we did get a sense of being amongst the Cumbrian fells although once we saw the various temples dotted around you're soon reminded that its India. Got checked into the Hotel City Heart, sorted out laundry then supped beers on the balcony overlooking the lake – was nice to drink beer for a change, the folk ...