Travel Blogs from Dalhousie
... and socks. It was a really good experience. Usually I would leave my class at 1:00 to go back to town so I could teach English but on friday the principle of the daycare pull all of us out of our classes early and gave us each a giant plate of momos! Which are so good they are like a dumpling but come in all sorts of varieties like chicken veggie and then there chocolate momos which are soooo good! And that was my week pretty busy but still lots of ...
... the Dalai Lama's temple and to your left you will see hotels and craft shops and to your right you are gazing off of a cliff and you can see for miles and miles -- you can see over lower Dharamsala and to all the plains beyond. Yesterday (the 18th) we hiked to a lookout above the small town and looked up for the first time at the mountains we will soon find ourselves surrounded by, the effect was stunning.
The town itself is crazy. There are houses piled on ...
... Dali Lamas refuge now, I assume he gets out every so often, so he must see the rubbish in the streets, so instead of banging on about World Peace, how about cleaning up his own back yard, how hard can it be for his loyal monks taking time out to clean the place up or even put rubbish in bins, with the amount of monks that are wandering about, it would give them something to do rather than contemplate the meaning of life (or the best way to self ...
... wonderful people, and so many things to do ranging from adventurous hiking to peaceful meditation.
4) Justin's Aunt and Uncle have a beautiful cottage just 3 Kms down the road with the nicest family looking after the property. We've stayed there a couple times and we're so grateful that Aunt Gitika and Uncle Sheru offered ...
Tonight was our last dinner as a group in town. Tomorrow, we are off to the train again (wish me luck) and then back to PRIA for a closing session. I have to work on developing a speech detailing my essential learnings from the program. I only have two minutes in which to speak. I plan to spend tomorrow morning working that out. Heaven knows I have difficulties concise. Any notes would help.
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