Panchgani Health Resort
Travel Blogs from Panchgani
Until a few years ago, anybody who drove long distance in India, out of choice rather than necessity, was a fit case for the lunatic asylum. Such was the state of Indian roads. And then came Atal Behari Vajpayee, a former Prime Minister of India. Under him, the Golden
Quadrilateral got done. Now, the National Highways, for the most part is good with some stretches truly world class. ...
... heading straight for the destination. The drive was really nice, considering most of it was on Mumbai-Pune expressway, its not a surprise. The going was slow once the uphill climd for Panchgani started. The diwlai holidays had attracted many tourists, which made the going a bit slow.But all in all, a good drive. we reached Mala's around 130pm, just in time for our lunch.
Just 5-10 mins drive from ...
... Satara to Kaas was in good condition, a pleasant surprise. It is an enjoyable drive once you head out of the city. As the winding road climbs upwards you will notice the weather becoming cooler and the vegetation becoming denser. When you reach the Kaas plateau the sight that awaits you is simply out of this world. Flowers of every colour swathe the plateau like a carpet.
So a carpet of yellow flowers is interspersed by ...
... headbands were distributed for everyone to wear and out of the back of the truck a little bit of pink paint powder was being thrown over everyone dancing.
The little bit of pink paint powder turned into a lot, turned in to yellow, green, blue and purple which was thrown over everyone as they danced and sang their way around the hospital site. We got involved with the dancing, much to the delight of the students at the nursing ...
... done had we wanted to spend the day at the resort in silent meditation and contemplation. A quick Wikipedia when we had some Wi-Fi later in the day revealed that OSHO was world renowned for his relaxed attitude to sexuality so we probably made the right choice not to join in whatever particular form this particular meditation would have been..
A hasty retreat to the calm of the Aga Khan Palace, a beautiful building that ...
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