Suryavilas Luxury Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Solan
... in and piled on top of each other and hanging out of windows and doors. We reach Chandigarh at about 11:30am and meet our four drivers. Our vehicles have signage in the front and back windows "Toto Tours 1", "Toto Tours 2," etc. It is a sweet touch, including our rainbow logo. I wonder if the locals will notice? We drive through Chandigarh, and are immediately impressed by the wide boulevards and absolute absence of rubbish (a total contrast to ...
... to click those wonderful scenes which lie ahead. Also it is recommended to make a move from Srinagar before 6 am in order to manage the perfect timing, provided, there are no halts. We unfortunately faced at problem at Sonamarg when all vehicles were stopped from entering further due to the construction of roads, but, to our surprise we were instead fortunate enough to get stranded at such a beautiful place. The gushing water of the river and the lush green valleys ...
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, ...
... start to see the outskirts of the city. Chandigargh is unique among Indian cities, but I will leave that story for another day. We arrive at our destination, find a hotel and go for a walk to find some dinner and get our bearings. Chandigargh is the state capital of Pujab and Haryana and has broad streets, massive open spaces and a wealth of expensive shops and restaurants. We settle on one, eat and walk around before going back to our ...
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- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking