Himachal

Evil Voting Machine

Minutes before the counting starts, CONgress says the EVMs are tampered with. Fascinating analysis. Bless Capt. Amarinder Singh, a closet Sanghi and Sidhu, an ex-Sanghi who said yesterday that EVMs work fine …. what ??? They probably missed the newly coronated, newly minted Shiv-bhakt’s briefing. Don’t believe me ? About […]

Postcards from Kalpa

Note – The Kinner Kailash mountains and the Apple trees in full bloom will take your breath away … So take a few deep breaths before seeing these pictures. This is probably one of the most beautiful places that Krishnan and I have visited anywhere in the world. Dates in […]

Shaken and StirredĀ 

On May 6, we left Kullu for Kalpa. Since the planning for the Himachal trip had been done in Feb we didn’t have the opportunity to discuss it much with our Himachal expert Amit. This was nearly a 255 Kms trip, the longest we were doing in Himachal. The Kullu […]

Postcards from KulluĀ 

Dates we were in Kullu – May 1 to May 5. Hotel – HPTDC property Hotel Sarvari. The location is great. Huge “mela” ground or playground right in front of the hotel. Rooms – Again, this hotel has large airy rooms. We stayed in the Sarvari Suite and it had […]

Postcards from Mandi

Dates we were in Mandi – April 19 to 23 Hotel – Visco Resorts, 3 Kms before the Mandi bus stand. Rooms – One word for the resort – “stunning”. We stayed in the family suite which is basically two rooms with attached bathrooms and a large balcony. The resort […]

Postcards from Una

Dates that we stayed in Una – April 13 to 16. Hotel – Suvidha Palace Rooms – Well, the first room they showed nearly made me cry. Insist on staying in the suite 106. It’s a large, well appointed Suite. Book directly with Suvidha Palace, don’t book through MakeMyTrip. They […]