The Silver Star
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... this anymore, I felt bad and nervous and like my brain was mash potatoes so we resided to our room for the night. We started to get paranoid, there was so much bad feeling that we began to wonder if they were angry as they had something else planned during our trek, maybe a deal with kidnappers it seemed plausible given the reaction. The next day Everyone was a bit calmer today. A few digs but ok. The mum seemed happy. She wanted pictures with us in traditional Kashmir dress which ...
... as the last thing I wanted would be to offend anybody (was this sacrilegious as I certainly didn't believe in Sikhism?) and we weren't exactly inconspicuous! Everywhere I have been in India people have stopped to ask me if they can have a photo of me. However, the first person who we spoke to in the temple said to us "you should think of this not as a Sikh temple but as your temple' and so we went for it. For once though, not one person looked at us as went for out dip! Plus ...
... night). Crossing one of the rivers, there was a small wooden beam. I never thought that there would be a real world use for the Marine Corps Obstacle Course, but damn it, running on logs all those years finally came in handy! In 1996 some Trekkers were kidnapped by terrorists in Kashmir. It occurred to me while trekking that if a similar event happened the conspiracy theory the Middle East press would have with a former Marine and two former Israeli soldiers hiking in ...
... around withe a huge army and police presence. Ashraf Alison thinks that the Internet will not be available nor will be phone connections outside Kashmir. Late afternoon a boatload of police and soldiers arrived and 2 police and 3 soldiers remained. Not sure why, they stayed till 8pm and said that they'll be back tomorrow. They told us that tomorrow movement will be restricted and we should stay on the ...
... temperature was perfect as we drove along the boulevard. We stopped to observe action on the Lake. Several boats were collecting water plants from the lake. Weeds from the lake are extracted and converted into compost for the gardens.
Large industrial sprinklers blew water in the air to address the eutrophication of the lake. The Indian government has a plan to spend million to reverse the ...