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TravelPod Member ReviewsZhiwa Ling Paro
This is what I call a room with a view!! Best hotel, best scenery!!!
5 stars service Had a great experience!!
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Another lovely sunny day, hoping it remains dry for the trek but wet weather gear is packed. The housekeeping ladies giggled at our outfits on our way to breakfast, not surprisingly as we were dressed almost identically in top to toe khaki clobber, 'You look like twins, tee hee hee… or you are from army?'
Kinley and Dorji piled our …
After a good nights kip in our beautiful wooden lodge and a slightly dodgy morning of feeling all at sea due to ghastly malaria tablet side effects washed down with an 8% local brew... Mr K and I met our guide Kinley and the driver Dorji for a tour of Paro. First stop the local Museum where we saw a fine array of 18th Century masks. Some quite …
Due to road closure times, it was a 6:00 am start time to get through the parts of the road before they closed. Nothing like a good bumpy road to wake you up and give you a free massage. Around 7:30 we arrived at the Dochula Pass and had breakfast at the cafe. Since the other end of the road we couldn't pass through until 10:30, we just hung out at the cafe for a few hours. Around 10:00 we headed down the road and had to wait about 10 minutes until the road opened. ...
... bow and 140 metres if they are using a compound bow which is what we watched. I don't even know how they could possibly even see the small target from so far away! It started to pour so we went to the hotel. There wasn't much to do as it was pouring so I decided to check out the television to see what was on. I had an amazing selection to choose from as so many channels were in English. Then again, almost everyone in ...
... the crew and we gave them a tip and small whiskey each before driving to the hotel via a few landmarks. Had to laugh at some of the road signs: 'Caution, slow down, accident prone area ahead', the way the Bhutanese drive seems to will an accident, I spend most of the drives with my eyes half closed and gripping the seat as cannot believe how often the overtake on a bend in the road! The driver's beep their horn at the car in front they want to overtake and seem to hope that ...