Typed up at: USA Hotel in Hong Kong Posted from: Cherry Blossom Hotel in Manila For our final stay in Delhi we arrived very early Friday morning. That day we picked up a few things around town, got it all packed up and shipped it to Andy for later retrieval. We did a lot of shopping in India, right about 23 kilograms according to the scale. (Well, some of that are from Egypt and Jordan, but not much.
Typed up at: USA Hotel in Hong Kong Posted from: Internet Cafe in Hong Kong Binsar is a nature reserve on a hill offering some great views of the surrounding countryside and, on clear days, of the Himalaya mountains to the north. When we arrived it was fairly hazy, but we stayed 3 nights and every day was more clear than the previous one. On the day we left, we could even see the base of several of the mountains instead of just the peaks.
Typed up at: Internet Cafe in Hong Kong, USA Hotel in Hong Kong Posted from: Internet Cafe in Hong Kong Corbett is supposedly a great place to see tigers, and even offers the opportunity of doing so while riding an elephant. At least, that's what the guidebook says. The elephant rides were canceled due to a recent tiger attack, and as for seeing tigers... If you want to see tiger prints in soft sand, then India is definitely the place to go.