Poddar Hotel

Address: Hill Cart Road, Darjeeling, West Bengal, 734001, India | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Hill Cart Road, Darjeeling, is near Tiger Hill, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Mirik, and Barbotey Rock Garden.
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Travel Blogs from Darjeeling

Tea on top of the world: Sunrise over Himalayas

A travel blog entry by meva on Jan 13, 2015

1 comment, 4 photos

... create balanced and beautiful blends. He also explained how the three types of tea (white, green and black come from the same plant. He told us about the differing levels of caffeine and anti-oxidants contained within each tea type and how the levels are affected by longer or shorter periods of oxidisation.Having completed the tour, we were then encouraged to stroll freely through the vast plantation grounds where the women were currently engaged in pruning ...

Free Tea-Bear(-t)

A travel blog entry by smeelog on May 16, 2014

28 photos

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After such a climb, my mount and usual transporters felt the need for a tea break -- the first of many, I would soon discover. A grand idea, I thought! Although I was soon to become a little concerned that they were all getting far too dependant on a constant supply of mango cream biscuits in order to function. I mean, how am I meant to get my paws on those, for them, at home?!

Refulled, we set of into an eyry, fog-like low cloud; one which would trail us ...

Heavenly Himalayas # 3; Trekking in Singalila NP

A travel blog entry by npacadia on Apr 13, 2014

38 photos

... windows of the dorm rooms were very leaky) and the only way to stay warm was to pile on multiple old and somewhat tattered heavy blankets available in each room (we didn’t have our own sleeping bags). We took our meals in the guesthouses, often in a small unheated and dimly lit room. Food was plentiful, but simple (we did get to eat yak meat one night!).

Since our visit coincided with the start of the tourist season in Singalila, all ...

Darjeeling and Singalila Ridge (Sikkim, too!)

A travel blog entry by therunningdog on Nov 17, 2013

18 photos

... hours somehow passed quickly as our group chatted around the little fire prepared for us. I shamelessly botched the pronunciation of French words, to the amusement of our Belgian trekking partner Ftouma. I find that talking about the intriguing behaviors of American rednecks and hillbillies usually amuses Europeans immensely as well. And before we knew it - it was 8:00pm and time for bed! The trek only lasted five days, and before I knew it I was back in ...

Trekking; Day 1

A travel blog entry by porkchopjim on Oct 31, 2013

1 comment

... that our trip was going to start in such a good way and couldn't wait to see what was round the corner. We arrived in Maneybhangjang and walked a few mins to where Niraj's house was. His house was literally just on the Nepalese side of the border. We crossed over the line into Nepal and then walked down some stairs and into his house. It was actually a really nice house. It was a well built wooden style house. It had been made to last and looked very homely inside. You walked ...

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