|Where Nature Welcomes You...|
It was the Mulberry Fool that did it. Freshly plucked mulberries swirled in cream tasted like heaven on earth in an afternoon when I was shrouded in deodar trees intoxicating me with the hot smell of resin and the occasional Barbet calling to make its presence felt, lest I should miss it. Paddy had cooked the most fantastic lunch along with her three boys who help her run, The Retreat, in Bhimtal,
|Luxury From the 19th Century|
The bungalow is cradled amidst thick cedar and oak forest that are also home to Oolong tea gardens. Rich in bird life, the bungalow has on old Victorian feel with art and artifacts, silverware and antiques that reminisces one of a glorious era gone by. A baby grand piano occupies an elegant corner whilst beautiful white sheer curtains flow breezily at the doorways. Stark blue and white ceramics add a hue of color to the ancient walls as every nook and corner beckons you to listen to a story they have to tell.
|Feel the Home-stay... Seems a Historic Journey!!|
Dusk came by uninvited after a deep slumber, which emerged post the exhaustion of walking up to the Ridge, albeit well worth its while.
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