Heevan Retreat Gulmarg
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... it to knock some pony poop off the trail. he dubs ot his, "Poop stick." Now all the kids must have poop sticks. When is comes time to name the sticks one of the boys blurts our, "Peter Poopstick." Those familiar with Steve's previous professional life can imagine the joy and nostalgia it provoked. Our little outing took us past several shepherd houses, which are made of scrap materials and mud that seem to be fused together by no more than having stood for ...
... kashmiri traditional dresses and taking picture perfect snaps at the bosom of the valley.
Myself, Chell and Prakash, were in a dilemma, whether to walk further up towards stage II, but decided otherwise, as it would take atleast an hour or two to go and come back, considering the steep terrain, and did not want to keep the rest of the group waiting.
We took the ride back to the base, and were on our way back to Srinagar.
Our next ...
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Time to go back down the mountain. Did the same thing - jump queue to the front . And before we know it we were back whrre we left the driver and our belongings.
Down the mountain with our driver, deposit our rented boots and head back the boathouse. We were all dead tired by then. Most probably suffering from some motion sickness or it might be altitude sickness or just tired form all those excersises. Some of us had nausea, ...
... t taking a nap, he is usually sitting cross-legged staring at the set with the expression of a 5-year old watching the Saturday morning cartoons. I said once "Raj, you really like the animals, don't you?" and he said "OHHHHHH, I'm liking the animals TOOOO much" and then starts talking about all the animals he had rescued or captured as pets when he was a kid which included some pretty exotic species like hawks, snow monkeys and baby snow leopards. God knows how ...
... They said their parents generation felt the same way. But, one wonders, what about security? A small Kashmiri state would be very vulnerable to China.
At Pir Dastgir Sahib, it was a day of celebration. The mosque was full of men and the women had the walls outside to pray at. Nearby is the tomb of Jesus, or not the tomb of Jesus. I refer you back to my first Indian blog where I mention that some believe Jesus survived the crucifixion and travelled ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
TravelPod Member ReviewsHeevan Retreat Gulmarg
Nice authentic hotel, good service, good food, been here twice and would definitely stay here again!
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