Hotel Saikripa Gangtok
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... a local tour operator.
Something about Rupen: The guy is really helpful. We went to his guest house at zero miles, met him, spoke to him. His friendly nature and helpful advises are going to be most important in next few days.
We asked for the information about North Sikkim. We wanted to enter North Sikkim through him, but want to travel freely there. Also want to visit Gurudongmar Lake.
Few points regarding this:
... out of our hotel straight to the restaurant Keventer's. It's in a neat build where two road's come together, & had been selling food for over 100 years. We each got a "bacon burger," which was really just a bunch of strips of bacon on a brioche bun. The spicy mustard on the side was something I haven't been able to have on the trip, & really added to the sandwich. We got these all 4 times we came. We also tried a couple different sausage dishes two ...
... drove like a maniac and although the roads are bumpy we arrived in one piece at Kakarvittha at about 5pm, off we went to find the Hotel Darbar that we had read about.
They had a room, nice and large and clean so that was settled , no electricity , nothing new in Nepal so a nice cold shower to get us in the modd for the cool evening !
There are plenty of hotels so you can just turn up and get a room , the owner said not many westerners pass ...
... downhill we were assured ) for a bbq lunch. We all set off very leisurely ,blissfully unaware that we would walk 14 km that day .It's amazing what your body can actually accomplish despite having a strong urge to return to bed.
We all walked together and chatted to different guests on the way . Elsa came all the way with us and did very well for a usually fireside dog. The cars met us half way with cold homemade lemonade and some of the ...
... I’m still not quite sure after comparing them to others I had bought, so I get my lighter and sure enough one melts. Back to the store with the bead and an amulet I also bought. I tell him its plastic, there is no argument and I give him back the amulet advising him it has a bad feeling. He returns my money asking me about the amulet with the bad feeling, as I leave I can still hear him muttering about the bad feeling.
When the sun ...
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