Suryavilas Luxury Resort & Spa
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Laleet (not sure about spelling on that) is one of the Instructors of the Radiology Department at the hospital in Chandighar. He has a wonderful teaching style and the students love him. He's hysterical, gets his information across without putting every one to sleep and spends time getting to know the students. I hope that I can have as much charisma as a teacher when I'm done with school. I very much enjoyed his lectures and hoped mine were not boring in comparison. But, I ...
... I can find a better selection of sandals at less than half the price somewhere else? It may only be a few bucks, but these women are my kinda bargain shoppers! I was really touched she had my back. I guess shopping is a universal bond women share ;) I cannot wait to go to the market with them tomorrow. You will get a full update! Off to bed, I get to lecture tomorrow. Not so nervous now considering they have all seen me look pretty ridiculous on a ...
The Toy Train
Built by the British in 1903 to help in the escape from the extreme heat to the summer capital, Shimla. This narrow gauge train runs 97km, winding up (or in our case,down) from the parched plains and into the rolling, lush green ...
... a beautiful pleasure to meet a few very nice and interesting people there.
One of them was Piotr from...yes..from Poland:) Piotr works for Nyatri Bon Foundation that help monks to take care of orphanage children (or refugees). He came here for 3 weeks and most of his time he spent with kids/teenagers trying to share with them some knowledge about Europe. Once I went with him and I was moved to tears to see them dancing, singing, ...
... good hotels as you need them.
We then packed our bags for the for the ride down the mountain on the Shimla - Kalka toy train , a narrow gauge railroad built by the British at the turn of last century. We gave our driver, Mr Singh a nice, but not spectacular tip, and my warm fuzzy REI jacket. (We are heading toward the Thar Desert and the south and I will have little of no need of it). We also gave him a nice letter of reference and said goodbye. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking