Dharamsala to Mandi

Tuesday 22nd March 2011 A day behind now I’m trying to recall the trip from Dharamsala. I decided to leave after waking up early to the sound of a broom sweeping the path outside. I haven’t mentioned the path yet as I was trying to make McLeod Ganj sound nice, at least while I was…

A relaxing day in McLeod Ganj

Saturday 19th March 2011 I think todays blog is going to be a bit shorter – “thank goodness” I here you say.  Mainly because for the first time I’ve had a chance to unwind and take in the spectacular views and do very little else. Breakfast of cheese omelette and tea on the terrace was…

Delhi to Dharamsala

Thursday 17th and Friday 18th March 2011 Welcome to Dharamsala. Or to McLeod Gang to be precise – the upper town which is home to the Dalia Lama and the Tibetan Government in exile.  It is therefore a major attraction for both Tibetan monks and buddhists from all over the world, as well as being…