Explore Himalayas Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Room service
- Refrigerator in room
- High-speed internet in room
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We thought that our experiences during almost three years of travelling around South America would have adequately prepared us for the notorious bustle of India. We were wrong. Even by the end of day one, we knew that.
We're used to making our own way around towns & cities, finding that using public transport is the best way to get oriented and acclimatised to our new surroundings. But, arriving into the morning heat of Delhi, we couldn't have been ...
20 hours on an Indian train flies by. They are without a doubt my favorite mode of transport. I was adopted by a Hindu family who thoroughly enjoyed decorating me with bangles and bindis and fed me near enough every time they ate which was I'd say approximately every two hours! I witnessed an argument between a Muslim man and my adopted father because he sat next to the Muslim's wife. The Muslim man was irrate, verbally aggressive and threatened to hit the Hindu man. ...
... attended the hardest yoga session yet. I stupidly assumed that as the teacher looked nervous and new...the session would be a breeze. I was soooo wrong. After completing a number of poses on one leg without changing, I thought my hip was going to pop. After morning yoga a few of us decided to visit the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Ashram in the "Valley of the saints", where The Beatles stayed in 1968 for 3 months writing some of the songs that then featured on the White Album. The ...
... and attempted synchronicity by recalling as many filthy words and types of alcohol we knew - this for sure that the respectful thing to do on the Ganges, well it certainly kept our crews spirits up and gave us the motivational courage to face the rapids head on! At some points we were allowed to jump out of the raft and float along in the freezing water. As we are quite a bit north in India we’re closer to the source of the Ganges and the glacial feeds that deliver ...
... br> Between a little sightseeing, I had a couple days on my own just wandering.. I even rented a motorcycle for a couple hours and went riding up and down the mountains. It was awesome :) I also managed to find some awesome yoga teachers which I took full advantage of twice a day, almost every day I spent in Rishikesh. Each teacher taught a different type of yoga and each teacher was worth their weight in hold with regards to what I learned and took away from ...