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Sikkim

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Travelled to Sikkim/India/Sabah... arrived Kolkata (West Bengal), (India), via Kuala Lumpur, (Malaysia), and Bandar Seri Begawan, (Brunei) then travelled to/through Shiliguri, Darjeeling, (West Bengal), Legship, Pelling, Gantok, Rumtek, Gangtok (Sikkim), Kalimpong, Lava, Kaffer, Lava, Kalimpong, Bagdogra, Kolkata, (West Bengal), (India)... and back home via Kota Kinabalu, (Sabah) (Malaysia), and Bandar Seri Begawan, (Brunei)...



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Tea Plantation
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One of the many Tea Plantations that 'reputedly' produce some of the finest tea... in the World, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.





Mountain Meditation
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Monk meditates on the side of a mountain outside the Sangachoeling Gompa, overlooking the villages of Pelling, Gezing and Legship, Sikkim.





Lall Mall
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The backside of the bustling market and transport hub of the Lall Mall, Gangtok, Sikkim.





Lucky Day
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A man, down on his lucky, savours a tasty snack at the markets, Gangtok, Sikkim.





Sacred Tsongo
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High altitude Tsongo Lake, Sikkim, India.





Rumtek Monastery
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Controversial 'Rumtek Tibetan Buddhist monastery', built in the 16th century, Sikkim, India.





Phodong Gompa
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Brightly coloured umbrella's and monk at the Phodong Gompa, Phodong, Sikkim, India.





Kanchenjunga Views
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View to Darjeeling and Kanchenjunga Range from the Deolo View point, Kalimpong, West Bengal, India.





Lava Street Scene
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Busy main street in the small mountain village, Lava, West Bengal, India.





Curd Corner
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The famous Curd Corner, Sudder St, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.





Other travels to India include;

India 2019 - Traveling by motorcycle through Himachal Pradesh and Ladakh.
North India 2004 - Traveling through mountainous Himachal Pradesh.
West India 1999 - Traveling up the west coast of India and Rajasthan.
Subcontinent Adventures 1990 - Traveling through Nepal and India.



Other Indian photos from my travels;

Indian photos



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Posted by joffre 15:34 Archived in India Tagged india photography sikkim joffre

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