Kurseong Tourist Lodge
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... back home. I'm sure most of the travellers end up here on an evening given that Darjeeling turns in to a ghost town after 8pm. After the girls had a few beers we illuminated our way back to the guesthouse with torches and said goodbye to Franz, our new adoptee. Three in the bed is normally fine but this bed was on the narrow side and being in the middle made for an uncomfortable nights sleep. We made the most of a lie in before check out and were able to leave our bags ...
... ornate with lots of different carvings and statues. The pictures don't do the place justice. We carried on through and finally entered Ghoom where the stem train was just pulling in. After watching it for 5mins we set off for the next monastery. We were there around 10 minutes later admiring the decoration once again it was brilliant although we couldn't get any pictures as we didn't have any change. We walked back to the road in the rain and hailed a passing ...
Darjeeling never fails to mesmerize me, each time I visit her. Our last visit in July 2011 was left incomplete with the heavy monsoon showers forcing us to bid an early but reluctant farewell to the hills. The lament, however, kept the spirit of the wanderer alive within us that ensured a revisit this year in February. And so we were here again; Satarupa, Koel and me, stealing a little of our own time for ourselves and delving into the beauty of this enchantress they call ...
... fascinating Everest Museum, detailing the history of all the expeditions to Mt Everest, as well a memorial statue of Tenzig Norgay (1st man, along with Edmund Hillary to summit Mt Everest) and his cremation tomb.
... thought better of it. We carried on walking through the forest whilst being confronted with many, many small water falls and streams. The last few K was mostly quite flat or shallow up/ down hills so it was nice and relaxed. We arrive at our new place about 4pm. The clouds had completely covered the sky for the last hour and looked a little grey and literally minutes after we arrived it started to rain. Great timing. For the first time we felt really good, we had covered 22 ...