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... the driver down several times and handed him packages or envelopes for him to hand to people further down his route.
After 3 km, he turned around and we felt relieved. Fifteen minutes later, we were back where we had started in Tashiding and near the monastery the two ladies next to us got out. Later, we picked up more people and soon we were filled to the brim. The scenery kept me glued to the window. ...
... hour down ...and quite steep. Since it was 4:30 pm by now, I opted out of the walk and told the local guide that I would not be doing it since I would be returning in the dark. He said OK, fine. Jacqui also decided not to go. When the others left, she remarked that they left in the van and we thought they were walking from the hotel. Jacqui and I agreed to meet for tea at 5 pm - which we had - and then we went back to our rooms and agreed ...
... Toy Train. Here the train was still running up to the quaint station at Ghoom and as the train shares the main road into the city, it completely disrupted the traffic for a full hour. It was cold damp and very misty as we waiting for the traffic chaos to subside.
Eventually Darjeeling came into view as we moved again and descended down the main road into the mountain side city. Precariously clinging to the side of the mountains, ...
... and enjoying the fresh air. We got some spectacular views of the Fire-tailed Sunbird, an absolutely beautiful little fella which was a real treat.
Back at the hut, our appetites swelled by the cold and the early morning exercise, we were looking forward to the promised porridge for breakfast; thus the proffered chapatis and veg didn't quite cut the mustard! We grovelled (successfully) for omelette and suitably fueled for a long day, we said goodbye to Phalut...but not to ...
One our way to Nepal we stopped in for another cuppa. While we were knocking about the neighbourhood we visited a picturesque tea estate, The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute's fab Museum and Darjeeling Zoo which housed red pandas. Not back for just a tea ...