Advantages: Lovely people, great views, fantastic value Disadvantages: It's a very long way up to the top
...The staff on the front desk at Dekeling need a mention too. I can't honestly say that I never worked out how many there were because I'm rubbish at remembering faces and the guys were interchangeably pleasant, helpful and utterly adorable. It's often difficult in India to get tourist advice from a hotel the conversations tend to go something like this:
Tourist: "What shall I do today?"
Advantages: Amazingly beautiful temple site with graphic sexual scenes. Disadvantages: Looking at it all gives you neck ache and sunburnt tonsils from your jaw dropping open!
...It's a Date!.... Stone Me!
Khajuraho can be found in the Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh, Northern India. The name comes from the date tree which proliferates there and is largely responsible for the temples being 'lost'. Their lostness saved most of them from despoilation by invading Moslem armies who destroyed non Muslim places of worship as an act of faith.
We travelled there...
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Review of Khajuraho (India)
Advantages: A very beautiful place and very healthy Disadvantages: None
...In India, summer is the season when most people travel to places of better climate and of natural beauty to escape the tropical heat. While at Bangalore, my son had travelled to Coorg and stayed at several scenic places there. When he advised me to visit this beautiful place, I made immediate arrangements for a few days? visit to Coorg, a famous tourist destination in the adjacent Karnataka State...