Snow King Retreat
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... the train goes very slow but than you can enjoy the very nice mauntains area with rices paddys on the hills. also again we are very high in the clouds. most people feel better luckly. and im just enjoying with again a big smile on my face. realizing that i feel happinaz in me.
arived in shimla its so beautifull in between those mauntains wich they call hills but hello its a mauntain.
me and my roommate decide to go to the monkey temple ...
... off to be there. We enter the 'reception-cum- drinks cafe' signposted, reality is 'women behind a desk with fridge' and pay 15 rupees each to enter the bird haven. Directed down some crumbling stairs we are met with some of the worst taxidermy I have ever seen. A tiger with a paw missing, it's cub with a polystyrene tail, a discoloured 'Honey BEDGER' on a brick and a cheetah with bad facial stitching. It's so bad it's funny and seeing as we only paid 7 pence to get it ...
... go from ankle deep water into potholes knee deep. Visited a "bird hospital" that was mentioned in my guidebook but it could be the worst conditions I've ever seen animals in. Most of the birds were permanent residents and confined in bare cages a cubic foot in size - appalling. Larger cages housed several peacocks at least one of which was clearly dead. The "vet" insisted I walk into his basic surgery then blocked the doorway and suggested in ...
We started our trip by the toy train ... it was fun.. the train would stop at small stations which are full of flowers and fragrances ... the speed of train was so slow that we could get in and get off... we were so tired of train journey from mum to Delhi and then till this ...
... from him. He said that he would throw the sweets to the monkey who would drop the glasses, and he would get them back for us. Naturally, we agreed.
Sure enough, the monkey immediately dropped the spectacles and went for the sweets. The man then retrieved the glasses which seemed none the worse for wear! The man advised us to keep our glasses in our ...