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... I forgot to mention that there were lots of prayer flags along the path and on the shore of the lake. There was also a boardwalk out into the lake on which there were lots of prayer wheels and a bell that you could ring before going on the boardwalk. Kunjang explained how you spin the prayer wheels with your right hand clockwise to purify your soul.
We drove back part way before the van left us off on the road to walk. While on the road, we ...
... the Lonely Planet as “colourful” failed to materialise and my cold just got worse and worse.
In the end we bailed out and climbed an adjacent hill to visit a handmade paper factory at the top of the town. The friendly Nepalese owner gave us a tour and explained the production, but by this time I was feeling lousy. Not wishing to jeopardise the trek I went back to bed and only emerged in time for supper.
... only because I wasn't sure about the weather and we had been told the hike would be quite difficult and I just wasn’t feeling like being challenged. Half of the group chose to walk either the entire trek or part of and they looked pretty worn out by the time they arrived about 5pm. Those of us you jeep-ed it arrived around 2pm and got to enjoy a wonderful afternoon taking in the warmth of the sun and the views. We were greeted ...
... range including Everest. In the foreground, perched on the foothills lies Darjeeling. On the way checked out a monument in memory of the Gurkhas, and got introduced to one view of Buddhism at the Yiga Choeling monastery, in Ghoom. These followers believe that there will be a Buddha in the future- the Maitreya Buddha, and he will be not Nepalese, or Indian but of European decent, ...
... holy wishing lake Scott and I both wished for a ride home. It paid off as after a lot of talking to locals and Indian tourists we secured a lift back with an Indian couple. We smiled a lot realising how lucky we were. I guess we had a lot of good karma on our side. We were so happy to make it back and have a nice hot shower.
This experience will always stick with us, the walk was such a scenic and rare eye opening adventure and we made some good friends in Chloe and Phil too.