Hotel Grace Mount
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... teeming with people. I later noticed a police sign saying it's required to honk every time you go around a curve, to let the oncoming cars know you're coming, soooo I guess he was just following the law. After checking into the hotel, I wandered through the Dharamshala markets, where people kept greeting me and trying to get me to come into their stores. There aren't a lot of beggars here compared to Delhi, but a five year old girl kept ...
... she claimed. I guess I am usually less trusty when I am traveling alone, I told her. Too late, she has formed her opinion already. The hot water was acting up in my room and finally I decided I need to bug the owner about it. Fortunately, it was fixed very fast for it was an issue with the water pump. I managed to take a very hot shower which temporarily fixed my headache issue. Finally I am done with yesterday's account, here I will leave off that and finish today's ...
... s extension. Really?! That is too good to be true. I thought. As we walked out, he gave me a very conscious smile and told me that besides the set fee, it is customary to pay the officer some money. He might not ask, but it is customary. I told him I am extremely willing to pay whatever sum is necessary. Bribery is not an issue, if it is a problem that can be solved with money, I will gladly solve it and look pass the unpleasantness. He also told me that he is 100% sure that I will ...
... be "asked" to leave. We had our final dinner to converse where we met people who we enjoyed talking to, but would have to silently smile at them until the silence was up.
With a belly big as Buddha we settled into the silence and the posture of meditating. As we walked in we saw a man with long flowing Jesus-like hair that was our meditation leader, Richard. With a soothing Dutch accent he made us come to realize how attached humans are to obsolete ideas and ...
... We also visited the temple where the Dalai Lama holds teaching sessions.
Toto Description: This morning we make the journey to Dharamsala, the official residence of the Dalai Lama and seat of the Tibetan Government in exile. We first visit the institute of Tibetan Arts and Handicrafts at Norbulinka, set amid Japanese-influenced gardens with shady paths, wooden bridges across small streams and ...