Tag Archives: 2009

Gangtok, April 17, 2009 – Day 7 – Walking in Gangtok

Vacations – Gangtok, April 2009 – Day 6 – Day 8 Today, the last day of our 3 full days in Gangtok, we had kept aside for the city of Gangtok itself. We haven’t seen the Flower Exhibition, the Handicrafts and Handloom Museum and a few other places. We had a leisurely breakfast in the… Read More »

Gangtok, April 16, 2009 – Day 6 – Tsomogo Lake

Vacations – Gangtok, April 2009 – Day 5 – Day 7 This post is being typed on my Sony Ericsson P1i while we are on our way to Tsomgo Lake, at a height of 12000 feet above sea level. And I still have a BSNL mobile signal! We left for Tsomgo Lake a little later… Read More »

Gangtok, April 13, 2009 – Day 3 – Kolkata

Vacations – Gangtok, April 2009 – Day 2 – Day 4 Falaknuma Express arrived on time at Howrah (Kolkata). My uncle’s driver, Mandal-da, was there to pick us up and we drove across the old Howrah bridge to Park Street where my uncle and aunt have a flat. I had saved my previous two emailed… Read More »

Gangtok, April 12, 2009 – Day 2 – On The Train to Kolkata

Vacations – Gangtok, April 2009 – Day 1 – Day 3 I suppose it is the uncomfortable berths but I always wake up very early in trains. The fact that most people are asleep and I can brush my teeth without cheerleaders also seems important somehow. Anyway, here I am, up nice and early, teeth… Read More »

Gangkot, April 11 2009 – Day 1 – On the Way to Gangtok

On The Way to Gangtok, April 11, 2009, 5.15 pm Vacations – Gangtok, April 2009 – Day 2 Padmaja, Durgesh Nandini (Mamli), Jyotiraditya (Bablu) and I are sitting in the 2nd AC coach of Falaknuma Express on our way to Calcutta. The train left Secunderabad Station at 4.00 pm. We will arrive tomorrow evening about… Read More »