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Up at the crack of dawn, 4.30am, at least we didn't miss this flight unlike our last trip away from Auckland. Smooth sailing until an engine failure on the runway in Singapore left us grounded for two extra hours. Finally we made it to Kolkata(in new money) hotel and our first (of many i'm sure) electrical cuts which left us in a pitch black room …
... I hope. I had thought I owed her an extra hundred, but she said no, and then at little while ago she realized that she had lent me an extra 100 rupees to take photos at the Tibetan Monastery today. So I think we are all square. Plus I paid Tony back for the 100 he lent me to buy a little book on the mountains that I got at the viewpoint this morning.
I think that just about covers it. I may go and check emails and then again I may not.
... over to one of the fields and walked us out to show us the difference in the tea leaves. I think it would be fun to pick tea leaves with some of the local ladies, but I did not get that opportunity. After two days in Darjeeling, we decided it was too far to go to Sickam so we headed to Silgiri. In Silgiri, Deepak head to Bhutan and I spent e night before heading to ...
... continued to climb on the Jeep trail, we eventually climbed above the cloud layer, where we got some amazing view of the Kanchenjunga Range and the clouds covering the valleys below us.
... the idea of hanging out of the back or being groped by wandering hands, we politely declined. We therefore found ourselves in the rather frustrating position of waiting yet again for a jeep to fill up before we could make the journey down the road. Roughly 40 minutes later at around 7.45pm the jeep was finally rammed full and cruising down the 'highway' in the pitch black when the rain came in. Stepping out of the jeep in Charali at 8.15 pm, we ...