The Corbett Hideaway
Travel Blogs from Corbett
... have been at the center of the Indian government’s efforts to protect tigers. It has been estimated that the tiger’s global range has shrunk by 93% in the last 150 years and that India now has nearly 60% of the remaining wild tigers; they are mostly extinct now from Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos.
For decades, the Gujjar people lived in the forests and grasslands of Rajaji National Park. They are a nomadic, vegetarian, and Muslim community whose ...
... our way to our seats and here the welcome had been set up out side Gunjan's house and here along with her mum and dad she stood waiting for our arrival. I am sure being greeted by the majority of your village and two strange foreigners is a very overwhelming experience for a young 6 year old girl so of course Gunjan was very shy but was happy to sit and be next to Rhi. As the people of the village sat down in front of us ...
... felt we had been welcomed with so much love and warmth by this beautiful village and community which Shanu belonged to. Leah said a final goodbye with a promise to return again one day and we made the trip again in a congo line back to the car. More singing, dancing, photos and hugs were had before hopping into the car with windows down for last goodbyes and then we were off with big smilies on our faces as we drove away. What an experience, ...
... us with a guide to the forest and a good guitarist. We all including these locals were stunned and spell bound. We enjoyed the music till it was jade dark. We wound up our stuff and made sure not to pollute the forest. We quickly reached to the resort.
The evening was spent sharing our panther sight to all and everyone we met. Kids were thrilled and we were just going with the time, how great it was.
... booked the resort for 2 rooms 45 days in advance with full payment of Rs 46000 for 3 nights for 2 rooms, they were surprised to see us and told that due to some software issue, our advance booking was not reflecting in their records. Mr Anurag and Mr Vikram acted so dumb and did not know what to do.
Then we contacted Club Mahindra local Gujarat representative, Mr Amit Patel who spoke to them and the decided to allot us the rooms, whatever was available. repeat, whatever.
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