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... plus I really liked her. She was so happy and I felt good. Despite what had happened yesterday I was happy to give it to her. She then clearly wanted to return the gesture and gave me some Kashmir tea with cooking instructions and me and Kirsty Kashmir head scarfs. I have to say thy are the ugliest head scarfs in the world. We then got in a car to the airport. as we did the cook turned up and said goodbye and that he found me on facebook, despite me giving an old email address and ...
... patriotic songs, some of the kids who had come to watch were given large flags and ran towards the gate and then back. I'm not entirely sure of the point of this but it must be the only border in the world where people shouting patriotic slogans and running with flags towards the border (which is notoriously tense I should add) are not shot at! I'm not sure I would want to take the risk. After this, the border soldiers take turns to goose-step to the gate, shake their fists at ...
I departed Amsterdam and headed to India. After a stopover in Moscow, I arrived in New Delhi sans sleep. It was only a few hours difference, but landing at 3 am only felt like midnight. I had a follow on flight to Srinagar booked, so I went to find the terminal. At first I thought the guy was trying to scam me when he told me to take a taxi, but being the seasoned traveler I am, I promptly ignored him and found the free shuttle bus. During the bus ride I learned why he said take ...
... effort involved in making one carpet (6 months to 2 years), and of-course all reflected in the prices of these carpets, which become a long term investment in itself.
We were also introduced to Kahwah Tea, a traditional green tea, consumed in the Kashmir valley, made by boiling green tea leaves, and with saffron, cinnamon, and cardamom etc., added to give us a refreshing jolt.
After a hearty dinner at the hotel, we dozed off in the arms of the Kashmir ...
... the right trek!! Oops... too late and we can do it ourselves, no problem!! We finally reached the peak of the mountain and the views are like anything ever seen. So picturesque and unique. We weren't expecting to see such green pastures, snowy rocky peaks, long rivers and the forest below us at 4500m above sea level. Lake Gangabal was our destination and we made it... After 7 hours walk and with a little bit of help from one of yhe locals who carried our bags for the last ...