Nar Indra Hotel

P-292, Parade Kothi, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, 221002, India | Hotel
Prices starting from $17.00
 

Travel Blogs from Varanasi

You couldn't make this stuff up....

A travel blog entry by paulfeeney

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... are packed to the hilt, with bars on the windows and wooden seats if you're lucky enough to find one. People sit, sleep and crawl into any space that will hold them. Some lads were fast asleep in the luggage holders three inches from the ceiling, with the sound of constant hocking, spitting and the odd local vomiting out the door, sleep was a luxiery I didn't think we'd get. The train chugged along for almost four hours, stopping for what felt like a life time at every station and ...

A dip in the Ganges

A travel blog entry by paulfeeney

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... it had us in stitches and lightened the mood for a moment, not for the screaming old man though.
I past the phone to our new local guide and we had no choice but to trust him, we were lost in the maze of alleys that crisscross the city, and it was only getting later.
After rejecting the offer of a short cut down a dark alley full on lingering middle aged men, we popped out on a busy road were we met the hostel manager. He had run down to try ...

The Ganges and the Ghats

A travel blog entry by kaila.mctavish

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... They are then sprinkled with sandalwood oils, powders and logs which are meant to help with the heat and the smell. After the body is covered the eldest man carries long grasses to the eternal flame and lights the fire. This flame is said to have burned for over 3500 years and is maintained by a family of descendants from one of the first hindu priests. This flame is then walked around the body again five times in representation of the five shockras before setting ...

Varanasi

A travel blog entry by sammy_moore

2
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... the alleyways. Rach had a fright when a saucepan of food landed just behind her, reminiscent of the chapati hitting my head, but could have been a lot more painful. Our walk alongside the river took us to Dashashwamedh Ghat famous for it's Puja show where priests perform dedications to Lord Shiva. We watched the priests dance with incense, fire and flowers whilst loud music played and crowds clapped. Rose and I also joined in tradition paying ten rupees to have a bindi ...

Varanasi: Spiritually Rich, Economically Poor

A travel blog entry by travelingamanda

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... Residency training can cost that much again unless students can get a government-funded residency spot (which perhaps half get). To put the cost of med school in context, the ophthalmologists at the eye clinic where Edie observed make about $25,000 to $40,000 US dollars a year. To pay off their enormous debts, established doctors see private-paying patients in the afternoon and evening as a side deal. They hurry through the poorer patients at the main clinic from 8 am until ...

Location

This hotel, located on P-292, Parade Kothi, Varanasi, is near Dasaswamedh Ghat, Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath), Banaras Ghats, and Manikarnika Ghat.
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