Faran Hotel

Address: D 50/129, Nai Sarak, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, 221001, India | Hotel
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This hotel, located on D 50/129, Nai Sarak, Varanasi, is near Dasaswamedh Ghat, Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath), Banaras Ghats, and Manikarnika Ghat.
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Travel Blogs from Varanasi

Incredible India. Naan - fiction...

A travel blog entry by beatsworkin on May 10, 2015

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... period, out in the open, on the steps of the ghat and there isn't just one, there are hundreds of bodies cremated this way, every single day. Being allowed to watch this incredibly moving experience is something we are so grateful for. To see a culture where death is so openly experienced is incredible. This is definitely not for the faint hearted and if you can sit upwind we would recommend it, but there is this rawness that is so intriguing it's actually hard to look away. Varanasi as ...

Along the Silk Road !

A travel blog entry by christvdm on Mar 09, 2015

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... my expectations were higher for this visit... The problem is I expected a little town boarding the river Ganges and in the end, here were so many people in a very polluted and congested megalopolis which in my eyes ruined the experience... After a late breakfast, we decided to head to the ghettos of Varanasi and discover how they make the saris and process the silk which is supposedly the best place in India for it ! It was extremely interesting and eye opening as well. ...

Varanasi - Part 1

A travel blog entry by travelnshit on Mar 04, 2015

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... their faces, and it's definitely easier to eat breakfast when the dude next to you isn't hell bent on showing the whole coach what the inside of his lungs looks like.

So I rocked up to Stops Hostel and as I opened the gate, four puppies spilled out into the street. Oh. Em. Gee. Puppies. I abandoned all ideas of checking in in order to maul the tiny, bitey little balls of fur and joy. I was instantly in love and may have squealed ...

The Holiest and Dirtiest City in India

A travel blog entry by dbworld2see on Feb 09, 2015

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... boats and it was clear that the city was starting to wake up and begin to work its way back to the crazy level of activity that we had witnessed the day before.

Rather than head straight back to the car, Pradeep led us through the narrow streets of the old town where we had the chance to step back in time to what the city would have been like in the 15th and 16th century when many of the buildings along the banks were constructed. ...

India: The Inside story

A travel blog entry by meva on Jan 10, 2015

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... this very different reality.

On the platform Vanessa and I amused ourselves during more wait time by playing "count the rats". While wecould never see more than about 4 at any one time, the tracks were certainly alive with their scurrying. At about 2 am the train finally arrived and we entered into a two and three tiered uncurtained sleeper carriage. Another experience about to commence.

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