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And the scenery was just spectacular. We had driven this route on the bus in the dark so we were seeing it all for the first time. It reminded us both of our trip through the Himalayas a few years ago when we went from Kathmandu to Pokhara in Nepal.
The journey to Shimla took us 8 1/2 hours and the distance was only 240 km (around 180 miles).
When you consider the state of the roads however, i surprised we did it that quick.
We saw ...
... or scratches come , if you lose youre camera its bad but if i lose my glasses i can not see.
so a man came to fetch the monkey with food and luckly ive got it safe back. but i guess its all monkey buisness because the thies know they got food if they steal something and the man got money. so its all buisness. but why with me?.
i had to continue the temple without glasses on grmbl.
its getting colder and colder here , in the ...
... cool old clothing and jewellery from tribal and rural state people. I love the jewels it's all tarnished silver with over the top precious stones and coins and patterns. Huge bracelets and ankle cuffs and plated earrings and necklaces with badly carved tiger faces. Like grunge tacky chic but educational. The clothing is so intricately appliqué'd you'd think it was done by machine not by hand 200 years ago. Thick woollen knitted socks and leather bound shoe boots that ...
... marvel as it goes through over 100 tunnels and several hundred bridges in it's journey to the British colonial summer capital. The hilly scenery was fantastic as the track switched back and forth and climbed upwards. We ended up going through a mixture of pine forest and cacti and saw a few monkeys. We also made a few stops on the 5hr journey for chai. The only downside was that it was a diesel loco rather than a steam one.
Shimla is at ...
... of vegetables are also cultivated. We had bought a box of cherries on our first day and looked forward to picking up a few more to take home. But the best cherries ever were those offered to us by a lady whom we gave a lift to along the way. She gave us luscious black cherries from her fathers orchard.