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... 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 ...
... is only one immigration person and he is doing outbound people for now. Finally though I'm actually processed into India and my visa is stamped. By this time, Deepak has found a ride and negotiated a price to Darjeeling. We then take a 3 hour jeep ride to Darjeeling and accept the first hotel in town that we are shown. I will sleep well tonight for sure after a hot shower. This is what fun travel times are like. I'm loving it, or would love some Mc Donald's right about ...
... hadn’t gone due to all the attention he got. Regardless what an amazing fun experience this was and a highlight for me on this leg of the trip.
Next morning it was time to pack up and leave after one more meal around the table. Andrew, Deki and their staff were so hospitable, made some really delicious food including baking their own bread and cakes. It was really hard to say goodbye to them, the location and overall great ...
So, getting to darjeeling was a bit of a trek! we had to get a 14 hour train to new japalguiri train station and from there we would have to get a shared jeep for three hours up to darjeeling - with that in mind we mentally prepared ourselves for the trek!
As i mentioned before, sealdah train station was madness and it was a relief to get onto the train - 3 AC is hard to describe, there are six bunks for the overnight train they are stacked in 2 rows of 3 and ...
... the taxi rank we heard a voice from the darknes, then out of the shadows came our driver brandishing the other part of our receipt.
We quickly jumped into our own jeep and started to head on up to Tiger Hill which was 11km south of Darjeeling, just above Ghoom. Soon we joined a trickle of traffic heading up to the top but by the time we arrived at the entrance it was crazy.
We jumped out to buy an entry ...