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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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We set off from Jiri early the following morning, with our guide, Ram, and our porter, Santos, getting used to our trekking poles (neither of us have hiked with poles before) and quickly started to ascend. Over the next three days we discovered that there is a distinct pattern to this part of the trek. The instructions from Ram are generally along these lines... "1000m up, then little bit Nepali flat (which is not flat at all, by the way) then 1000m down." ...
... from British colonial times hugged the road all the way up the mountainside. A couple of trains passed by as we made our way up to Darjeeling
Once there, the steep climb to the hotel underlined just how hilly this town is. After an afternoon siesta, I went for a long walk in the town. Darjeeling really is a charming town. I made my way up to the main square where hundreds of people had gathered. Ponies crossed ...
... to be more corn fields and I began to notice flat threshing floors next to some houses. They seemed mostly to have yellow corn kernels on them. In a few places there was corn along the road - in one place a bicycle was riding over it. The traffic didn't change much with the same near collisions and parade of rickshaws, trucks, buses, motorbikes, et al.
When we arrived at the border station, we had to turn in all the papers we acquired. I ...
... to get rid of your sins. This one had over 100 and they got us to turn all of them, must have had a lot of sins. We then got to go in the kitchen and say hello to the monks as they were cooking, very nice of them as they didn’t have to do that bless them. Time for a long walk back up the hill, but little were we to know that we would discover one of favourite snacks on this long trek that would make it all worth it – Momos! Darjeeling has a lot of ...