Suryavilas Luxury Resort & Spa
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
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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 ...
... calibre and western chain food shops, Subway, KFC, Omega.....although we seem to struggle again on a Sunday to find restaurants open. We do however find a cafe like place which is ok. There are so many rickshaws everywhere and lots of people – although they all seem to be men. We see very few women generally here. It’s a lot more westernized as well in many ways like dress, mannerisms and gadgets they have. The ...
... 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, ...
... or outside the box thinking or questioning authority. Can you imagine? I guess the chaos and free spirit is just left to driving on the streets of this country! More to come…and I will put up more photos, but it takes forever to upload them and I pay preciously for internet access from these ritzy hotels. We are also subject to frequent blackouts, which just kill the process of uploading. ...
Well, last time I wrote we were just setting off on a train journey that was to engulf 3 different trains and around 24 hours. We chose this option over the 14 hour govt. bus ride for the comfort and safety, what a mistake. Te first train was perfectly acceptable, so much so we had the laptop out for a bit. The second, we ended up in the lowest classes possible fighting for space with local workers. In itself this is not a problem but imagine ...