Kurseong Tourist Lodge
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... and people milled around behind the square in an anti-clockwise circuit. Again, the views were fantastic. I passed a church and a huge temple. Monkeys wandered around the outside. I had a quick look around the food markets before returning to the hotel.
In the evening, I decided to have a Chinese meal. I did eat an Indian meal in China so it just seemed equitable. It was a great meal too and a good end to the ...
... we went into his office and had some nice puffy chip-like snacks and some tea with milk. I couldn't finish my tea because it tasted odd, but I did eat quite a few of the chips. We left the Bangladesh side then and dragged or carried our big bags over to the India side. Here we filled out another form and waited for some time at the immigration office and then had to go to the customs side - finally we were done with them too and had our entry stamp ...
... and I'm now 4th in line as people came from the side that were not in line along with that rude guy. But then the second window motions for us to go to that line also. So I jump there and am now 2nd. The first person in the first line did not have her receipt so they are having problems finding it. They give me my passport and I check my visa. I'm good. I do notice at this time that the guy from line one that was rude, decides he doesn't want to wait and then jumps ...
... hotel that night, randomly Beatles themed, but very modern and clean with an electric blanket – lovely in the cold temperatures up in the mountains. Apparently the Beatles have never been to Darjeeling though, or 'not exactly’ as the owner said. We decided to continue being lazy and wasting the day by staying in for the night with Domino’s pizza and a film in the warm, perfect!
First stop on day 2 was the Happy Valley Tea Estate where ...
... 3585m). Continued on along the ridge trail climbing slightly to reach our stop over in Phalut (3600m). We'd trekked 21km today in 6 hours!
Sunday 1st December 2013 (Phalut to Rammam)
- Up at 5:30am to climb a nearby hill ...