How has this resort rated in the past?
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Travel Blogs from Igatpuri
... decided to try scaling Tolar Khind next morning so with that thought we all went to sleep.
Day Two - Sunday
Due to limitation of only two bathrooms plus only one workable water heater, many of us did not take bath. Also, to save on time, we took breakfast in MTDC canteen. While pohe and misal were okay, Idli was disaster. Anyway, we started after 9AM for Tolar Khind which is gateway for scaling Harishchandragad. As the name suggests - Khind is a gateway to ...
... in the picture). In between meditations we could eat, sleep and weep silently to ourselves before the next onslaught began. Men and women were kept apart; all forms of communication were banned; books and pens and paper were confiscated and walking was the only method of exercise allowed. It was lockdown time.
I’m used to meditation being all peace and love and kindness and making me feel fantastic. Vipassana was not ...
... mammoth journey with a bit of dread, writing off the travel time as necessary but painful. I kept my valuables close and answered questions politely, making it clear I was too busy and important for chit chat. All this time in Asia has made me quite the arrogant *******, it seems.
But then things started to change. I could not excuse myself and go to my room; I could not retire with my stereotypes intact. I was forced to sit ...
... it was raining but not continuously or heavily , which I think worked out better because we could step out of the car and enjoy the views more comfortably.
We had booked our stay at MTDC. They are only two hotels there - MTDC & Sushant Resort. It’s a case of choosing the best out of the worst, so we chose MTDC. The place is usually full so one needs to book ahead. We booked through MTDC website. Its quiet easy on the ...