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... to become a very regular hangout for pretty much all of us on the trip! The had English breakfasts which included bacon (not brilliant but still bacon... the first proper stuff since Georgia) and baked beans. We were happy.
We then went up to a monastery up on a hill above town. The only problem was that we are at altitude again (only about 2000m) and that meant with the season we would have cloud sitting around us making the place look atmospheric. We ...
... door to see if any hotel staff were around (as no answer on the phone). I finally had to pad down the hallway and locate a staff member. Sorry, we have to turn on the pump now - wait 5 minutes. As I was cold and wet they brought up two large buckets of water (one hot and one cold) so I was able to rinse off.
Had good dinner and also a lovely night's sleep as it is nice and cool up ...
... in altitude. Network Coverage:
- There is not much of a network coverage once you get out from the main cities such as Gangtok. However you get to have network on main towns and districts.
No Smoking in Sikkim!
- Sikkim is a smoke-free district. So if you are a smoker you won't be able to smoke outside and in public places. This might ...
... there these days. We had noticed we were the only westerners in the town!
We had a nice dinner at the hotel , off to bed to watch a bit if TV and read.
We need a good nights sleep for the next part of our journey.
Slept really well and decided to head out for breakfast as no one around at our hotel, we went to the Hotel Rajat, the guide book mentioned good for food. Sitting in the restaurant was a couple and after ...
... pot of Darjeeling tea I had my usual porridge but also got a lamb sub. Again I cannot fuly attest to it actually being lamb but it certainly tasted awesome and I absolutely lapped it up. I couldn't have consumed it faster if id inhaled it. We ended up sitting at chatting in Glanerys with Zoe and her friends basically just discussing travelling and sharing tips for a good few hours before they needed to head off and we needed to start to get moving.