Category Archives: Travel

A Train Journey

Maggie and I decided to go on a tour to celebrate the 15th anniversary of our wedding.  Also the fortieth anniversary of Maggie’s birth.  And the fiftieth anniversary of my birth too.  So many reasons to celebrate. “At least once … Continue reading

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Darjeeling and Gorkhaland

  Darjeeling is an exquisite hill station endowed by nature with a beauty that is quite ethereal.  As soon as you turn from the Gangtok-Siliguri highway and start ascending the narrow road to Darjeeling vast expanses of tea gardens beckon … Continue reading

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The Gift of Kupup

  Nathu La is a famous tourist spot in Sikkim by virtue of its location on the Indo-China border.  It is also on top of a peak which gives you a view of a part of the country that is … Continue reading

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