Travel Blogs from Paro
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 …
It was just the four of us today with Devendar and Thinley as Felisa decided last night she was not up for a walk. She hurt her knee in Africa and has been nursing it along. Plus, as her bag was lost on the flight from Delhi, she has been without clothes for a week. Her bag was found, but the problem was in having it connect with her, as travel …
... changed, and he had to go back and try again. A couple of times, it felt like the plan was almost vertical - wing tip to wing tip.
But it was a safe landing, The air strip is tiny - smaller than PEI. The plane takes the entire landing strip to stop, there is no taxi drip. So the plane taxied to the airport building. It is quite something.
I have posted some pictures as well.
... the Brogpa people and we looked forward to a day off from trekking tomorrow. We learnt that it was a holiday for them the next day too.
6 dogs made themselves at home outside our tent... seemed rather sweet when we turned in but a couple of hours later they kicked off and didn't seem to be stopping! My shouting at them didn't help matters but soon after, Jigme came to the rescue and shooed them all away and we fell into a deep sleep.
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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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