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... up by a guy on a bike rickshaw. It was a good thing we just brought one duffle bag for the both of us. It was a bit awkward having an older guy as our "driver', we kinda felt bad.
We eventually get to the hotel, and it was amazingly close to the river itself. The front door of the hotel is literally a few steps away from the side of the river. At the hotel, we were greeted with chai and rudraksha beads. The room itself didn't have any river facing windows but the ...
... reminds me of the Angry Birds game a bit
We settled initially in Laxman Jhula down by the river and did the usual hanging around (like The Monkees) and yoga (not like the monkeys), and some sightseeing. We had a visit from a ...
... is Shanti Mayi. I don't know her whole story, but she is originally of American descent. She came to India a number of years ago and became a disciple of her guru Maharishi and now seems to have some ability to read minds. The day I went to see her, she began to talk about Africa at one point and their political system. In the middle of her talk, she stopped, looked around the room and then singled someone out, telling them that she didn’t appreciate ...
... they are there so that you don't suddenly decide to jump into the road in front of them. Or maybe they are just so accustomed to honking that it becomes a reflex whenever they see anything remotely in their path. Who knows. But after spending an afternoon walking amongst the chaos, it became quite clear to both Jason and I that this was not the place where we would find any peace. Though the ashrams may be quiet inside, the ...
... couple that makes a 6 months carreer break, the retired German civil servant who keeps coming year after year... the French 30-years old ***** who **** her home country.... Come on, (Flo/Lau)rence, I have nothing against you, remember, I only told you that it was not very wise to claim it, a little decency, please !!!! If I said something to you, you would certainly have answered, and you would have been right, that many people do it, so why not you ? It is one ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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TravelPod Member ReviewsGanga Lahari Haridwar
This is just an ok hotel as far as quality is concerned. What makes it a good hotel is it's location on the Ganga River. There is total chaos when you walk out the front door, but that is part of the attraction.
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