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Chowrasta

Darjeeling, India
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Ranked #7 of 69 attractions in Darjeeling
Type: Historic Walking Areas
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Bhubaneswar, India
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135 reviews 135 reviews
80 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Wonderful place to loiter in Darjeeling. Surrounded with shops of different varieties, this place also has the option of some mule rides. Good location to do some shopping as well.

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Jaipur, India
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

its a market having all types of shop and eateries like KFC, Pizzahut, up and downhill slope. Only thing is that it closes too early like 8 pm. Arts shops are a lot otehr than wearing stuff.

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Kolkata, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

The buziest place in town, i gues. You will find cabs for all places from here. Its a junction of 4 little lanes including the famous Mall Road.

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Mumbai
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129 reviews 129 reviews
105 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Chowarasia is a plush clean circular paved park that had a huge prominent statue of Nepali poet Bhanubhakta. Acharya. There were benches around the circumference of the road near the statue. A large two storied structure called the "Hawa Ghar" which holds local cultural programs is a prominent edifice on Chowrasia.Its a popular tourist gathering spot with horse-rides offered and... More

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New Delhi, India
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

A slow pace is what it takes to enjoy the vast variety of all the region has to offer. From the old flair shawl stores, the rare photographs from earlier times, the souvenirs and the up to date climber's equipment to the rather modern coffee shop with bakery where all the foreigners like to chat over the awesome view from... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Free wifi and buzzing with activity and horse and donkeys for the children to ride, some nice nepali and tibetan jewelry shops next to the police station and the only decent coffee at Coffee Cafe Day nearby, the food stall that lead off to the right of the square are cheap and tasty with food cooked right in front of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

I visited with my family for North Sikkim tour. When i got down from the train an agent of that concern told that they will charge Rs. 1300/- for gangtok drop...when we went they learned our tour plan and set a Rs 4200/- per head plan for the whole tour with breakfast lunch dinner in north sikkim...but they didnot provide... More

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Pune, India
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Has the perfect charm that any hill station should have. A view of the Kanchunjunga with hot momo's makes this perfect.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

You can seat and watch the beauty of the town.Colorful people ,tea stall tourists are the objects of this place. Nice to see horse in this place . i love this place to seat and feel the charm of crowded darj.

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Chittagong
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

a cool place to spend time viewing local handicrafts and stunning views of the mighty kanchenjunga .

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