Travel Blogs from Samdrup Jongkhar
we were pushed from Hotel X to Hotel Y! Ran up the hill to the Tigers nest! The tiger is still there! Tatksang monastry is awesome! though we were hit by the fact that one of the tourist died on his way back because of no idea what.
We then ran down the hill and had a good sleep at valleyview! walked down the …
... with a fist full of money, & returned with a fist full of money & a ticket. She told the teller 2 for Guwahati, & he never asked what level we wanted. There weren't even seat numbers.
Kelly waited on the platform, & I decided to look for a snack. I bought some high end chocolate with almonds, & as I was walking back in I checked with the "Enquiry" teller about our tickets. There was a huge line, & everyone was ...
... we had no desire to spend any more time here than necessary.
I spoke with my Dad, & after checking & realizing everything had been filled out correctly the first time, we returned the next morning with a digital copy of the form & an expectancy of our $. They tried to put up a fight, saying something else was needed, but after insisting that they make this work, they got to work on producing our money. A measly 2.5 hours later we had rupees in our hands!
... I come across pictures of the five monarchy in the past and present.
Our group of 25 people split into 2 groups using 2 minibuses.
The air is crisp and a litlle bit chilling compare to the very hot climate of Bangkok 5 hours away by plane.
Check in at Khangku resort and then first lunch in Bhutan : we have Thai style omlette ( ไข่เจ$ ...
... two leaves and a bud, essentially the top of the bush. They will come back to the field in a few days when new buds have formed.
After lunch we hopped back in the van and finally crossed into Bhutan. The change was immediate. The buildings were all much more substantial and beautifully ornate. Traffic noise died down, and a sense of peacefulness pervaded the town of Samdrup Jongchar. We met our new guides, Tashi and Karma. Tomorrow we head to the ...
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