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South Sikkim is south central Sikkim with capital Namchi, a nice small town with a Central Park square with fountain, big trees and many shops that are also in the nearby pedestrian two streets.
The opposite hills guest, one the big statue of ...
... font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">We stopped at another waterfall, not too spectacular but good time to stretch our legs.
In the dark, we arrived in the village of LACHEN.
Our hotel was comfortable enough but a far cry to what we think of when we hear Holiday Inn. "The New Holiday Inn" is ...
... amount of INR 2500. The taxi guy told us that we will be covering 10 points. There is another package of 7 points trip for half a day.
We visited the following places:
Namgyal Institute of TIBETOLOGY – Gangtok
A visit to the Namgyal Institute of Tibetology is a great way to get acquainted with Tibetan culture. Regarded as the highest seat of learning amongst the Mahayana scholars, this Institute ...
Further north, further up, further green. A world apart from the rest of what is known as 'India,' this north-east corridor of the country, sandwiched between Nepal and Bhutan, serves up a more similar experience to the east terai of Nepal. Such quick exposure to the heat of the south evaporated as quickly as it came, entering the northern restricted mountain state of Sikkim. Yet ...
... motor mechanics who were flinging out terms like wheel housings, brake discs, M 10 bolts etc.,
So to my utter surprise I was informed that our driver was able to remove a bolt from somewhere else in the van. He forced the thread and after a few attempts he got it to fit. The new bolt was too long but it should hold ! So in we got and started off down the road leaving the small hamlet and my little old lady behind !
Nobody knew if this would ...