Hotel Garuda

64, LadenLa Road, Darjeeling, West Bengal, 734101, India | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Darjeeling

Bus to India

A travel blog entry by gravittkiki

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... in the back and board what is supposed to be a luxury bus, and another laugh comes out of my mouth. I don't care though as I'm just glad I made the bus, I have my visa and I'm heading to India with someone that I at least sort of know and that knows the language. We sit on the bus from 540 till about 7 pm before the bus actually pulls out of the bus station. I sweated it and ran for no reason today. Figures. Well off to India. So as we slowly crawl out of Kathmandu, I ...

Darjeeling - The Raj's Premier Indian Hill Town

A travel blog entry by modernnomad67

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... observation point a few miles outside of town. Getting up at 4:00 to watch a sunrise is never really my thing, but here we got to do it with about 500 of our closest Indian friends after navigating a traffic jam of SUVs that got them all their for a view that at a few times emerged from the fog. I'm quite over highly popular viewpoints and prefer my solitude.

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Karmi Farm, Sherpa Tenzing, Mr Happy and Momos

A travel blog entry by rupertcdean

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... br>

On our last day it was Diwali, the festival of light in the Hindu religion that the Nepalese Buddhists also celebrate (a sort of 5 day Indian Christmas). All the local dogs and cows were all wearing garlands of Christmas tinsel. For the central Diwali celebrations, Andrew was invited for lunch down the mountainside to a family cottage and he kindly took us with him. On arrival, the head of the family greeted us and explained that he had ...

Day 14 - Travel to Darjeeling

A travel blog entry by billy.mann.7169

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... into dusty ledgers that no-one will ever look at again! The end result being that even after a scary taxi ride in an ancient Morris taxi we were 30 minutes late for our train at Malda. Luckily this wasn't a problem as it was 2 hours late so we had time to contemplate the vagaries of the Indian railway system before finally making some faster progress to the railhead of New Jalpaiguri. The final part of the journey was by car up the ...

In Darjeeling

A travel blog entry by choosechu

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... lovely.

I love it here. I really do.

Darjeeling is a little town high up in the mountains of northeastern India (alt: 2100m), quite close to the borders with Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. There's a heavy Nepalese influence here and the movement for Gurkha independence is strong in the area. It's famous for the Darjeeling tea that is grown in the tea plantations in the mountains around this area, and also as a summer resort for the wealthy Indians and British who ...

Location

This hotel, located on 64, LadenLa Road, Darjeeling, is near Tiger Hill, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Mirik, and Barbotey Rock Garden.
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