Gangtok, East Sikkim, Sikkim, India, 11 June 2018, 1800 hours: My first impression of Gangtok: it has very courteous local people. Courteous in a formal manner, they are quick to smile when […]
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Gangtok, East Sikkim, India, 10 June 2018, 1910 hours: So we arrived in Gangtok exactly 14 hours after we stated traveling from our home in Pune. So that’s a card ride to […]
Siliguri-Sewak Road, West Bengal, India, June 2018, 1320 hours My earliest memory of the name Siliguri goes back to when I was around 6 years old. A distant grand-uncle lived in Siliguri […]
Siliguri-Matigara Hat, West Bengal, India, June 2018, 1320 hours Landing in Bagdogra was a delight. Absolutely delight. The 50 minute flight was smooth, the captain on our Indigo flight gave the captain’s […]
Somewhere Up In The Sky, Pune-Kolkatta, India, 10 June 2018, 0626 hours: Midnight and Dawn Flights are becoming a bit of a habit, am thinking. We were up at 3 am this […]