Mount 'n Mist
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- Free parking
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... car again. I couldn't help myself wondering what the **** was going on here!? I didn't kick up a fuss though as due to his manic driving, we were making good time. After a while he stopped the car again in the middle of nowhere, saying "one minute sir". But after fifteen, he still wasn't back and I grew concerned. Eventually, I can't remember how much longer, he returned slightly more off. Whatever he was on he'd obviously had a top up. After a few more miles, Sanjay turned to me and ...
... then changed their mind and shouted for me to come back. As it turned out though, only to laugh at me for England's poor showing in the cricket world cup before allowing me to be on my way again. Eventually, I got to Banbassa, the first Indian town over the border and found a 'room' (essentially just a mattress behind a chai shop) which I was fine with but the chai shop owner was adamant I might get robbed so I found an en suite room with a TV for even less. I spent that ...
... favourite bits and discussing what we'd like to do if we returned. Back to the northern end of the lake we jumped in a lovely swan pedalo and for Rp150 each took our majestic craft out for a jaunt on the lake for an hour. It sort of reminded us of hiring pedalos at Peasholm Park back in Scarborough and we thought it would be a more peaceful way to enjoy the lake – nope – the lake is very busy with brightly coloured gondola type boats punting folk about ...
... fittingly eating our favourite curry of the trip (kadai chicken) – feels weird that we’ve only got one more full day left in India. On the walk back to the hotel we met a very well spoken guy called Hasan Mumtaz who invited us to go to the Nainital boathouse club and even offered to sign us in as the temporary membership is pretty steep, alas we were stuffed but suggested we may meet him tomorrow ...
... shop selling only crisps and peanuts, and a fixed price emporium reached by a step ladder calling itself the 'New Uttarakhand Textile Development Corporation – a House of High-quality Handicraft Textiles'. The UTDC claimed to be purveyors and exporters of (amongst other things) "all kinds of sarees, bed covers, mirror work, brass artefacts, marble, paper machie (sic) and wooden items". Apparently she had spent the morning being attended by nice young ...