Travel Blogs from Srinagar
... hour in the middle of the lake. Then tried to sell every kind of **** too me but after passing on it all they took me back. Today was mountain trip. And it left me thinking one thing. How can you overpay when it's priceless? I mean the views from the road up there and around that area was absolutely breathtaking. Of course I had to pay to get in there too, 1500 for a donkey ride. But how much could it have cost to drive up ...
... political battleground between India, China and Pakistan - something nowhere more evident than our next destination, Srinagar.
...Just another quick jaunt down the road.
This one took twelve hours. Doing these journeys at night is a shame as, without daylight to offer the visible terrors of advancing precipices these beautiful, dramatic journeys are reduced to irritating, uncomfortable crashes in the darkness. It's no fun being cold and bruised if you ...
... we decided to take him up on his offer. Although it was initially difficult for me to give up my control, after five days of living on the boat with our hosts personally organizing every aspect of our stay in Kashmir, attending to every possible need, providing all meals, organizing our daily excursions, and even taking me shopping, Mana was really true to his word. This level of care and attention went far beyond anything we have ever experienced at any ...
... Moghul costume photo op dress-up was popular with visiting Indians. We had to snap a few of our own and some of the ladies were delighted to have us join them.
A Persian founded the first Mosque in this region in the 1300's
We piled back into the rickshaw and zipped west over the jetty to Srinagar’s old town. Mothers with children and invalids sat outside the white ...
... to eventually stay on a houseboat while we were in Srinagar, we wanted to wait until the next day before finding one. We would arrive late at night, not the best time for searching around for that ideal houseboat and bartering for a good deal. He persisted, and we took his card anyways to keep him happy. When we arrived near midnight in Srinagar, we had no idea where to go and the driver didn’t seem too to know of or want to take us to any cheap hotels. He ended ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services