Hotel City Plaza 17
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... it ie. no street stalls, hovels etc. This means it doesn't also have that vibrant, chaotic, pandemonium feel either; no smells, litter problems, cows or electrical nests embedded on each light pole! I think I like it!
Our hotel named Toy is great and all we did was collapse until dinner time when we then ventured down to the first floor, ate a lovely meal and returned to collapse for the night. We're getting to old for this type of travel! ...
... is fairly new and very large. the local people raised £500,000 to have it built, which is quite an achievement. The restaurant is busy with a large floral display on the floor. The meal comprises a large piece of banana tree leaf as a plate. Onto this is put small taster portions of various relishes and curried vegetables then a portion of rice in the middle onto which is ladled some curry sauce. There is a small cup of buttermilk to drink with the main ...
... We passed through the breathtaking tropical forestry on either side. We stopped off to pick out some fresh crab for the cook to prepare that evening. We were whisked away on a small wooden boat on a village tour of Munroe island, an amazingly quiet island despite it's population of 25,000 according to our local tour guide. He brought us punting through the tiny rivers around the island, passing under bridges so low that we had to get off our seats on ...
... end of September and have alot to see in between. We were told the train to Mumbai was 30 hours so booked a place to stay in Mumbai accordingly. We ended up arriving in Mumbai a whole night before we thought we would. But had no problem booking another night. Glad to be in Mumbai again as this seems like a really interesting city with loads to see. We will be here for a couple days before heading into Rajasthan, first stop.....Udaipur!
Written by Dan
... to light up the way. Once we reached the village though it was quite an amazing view and rest in the guest house was well appreciated.
The following day we headed back home from the mountains and stopped on the way to take a quick bath in one of the refreshing rivers that was flowing from the mountains. The water was so nice and clean. The peace and quietness of the whole Himalayan setting was quite refreshing.
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