Neeta'S Shanti Villa
Travel Blogs from Mahabaleshwar
... place to place, is suddenly possible in India – welcome to the twentieth century !
Today was just to put some distance. The trip meter reads exactly 750 km. Not bad for Day 1.
Every day, I am going to add a "deep insight" on the Indian highways. Today we'll kick off with the dance of the dinosaurs.
Indian trucks are capable of a top speed of perhaps 40 kmph ...
... market, Mala's is situated at a very convenient location, and yet secluded enough. The place is very welcoming, with a lot of trees and gardens within the property, it makes one feel relaxed immediately.
The rooms are basic, but big. Every room has 2 double beds , a dressing table, wardrobe and a tv. Beds r big which offer decent comfort. people used to more comfortable mattresses might find these uncomfortable. The ...
... flower beds in their enthusiasm to walk around the plateau. And these weren't villagers mind you but so called 'educated' city dwellers. Is it any wonder then that we are losing our forest cover at an alarming rate.
The locals seemed to be more environmentally sensitive and I could see many volunteers going around picking up the trash left behind by some boisterous travellers.
The villagers informed us that ...
... in a lot more of the festivities by being at the hospital because it's a much smaller community and everyone knows us so it was much safer than being in the big city. It's also been an absolute honor to be invited into homes to celebrate with the families who have so little but are willing to share so much.
We've only got three days left at the hospital now, over the next couple of days were are being treated (or subjected ...
... that is Table land- a large flat plateau on the top of the hill behind Panchgani. We ere expecting a national park bit of peace and quiet with some good photo ops but were met by a row of the tattiest of tourist tat shops and a roaring trade in pony and trap rides, with some of the horses sadly in an appalling state. After more photo taking of us on the sly, we had a quick look at the view and headed off.
Monday was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool