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Jan 24, 2016 - Bus to Mt. Abu

1/24 Bus very confusing since we thought when the ticket man said gate #5 he meant there in the new govt. bus station. The rickshaw driver stopped at the old bus station when we told him we were going to Mt. Abu but that it was at the new bus station. He complied but when we reach gate #5 no one knew what we were talking about. The whole time we're going through all this Mari was whining and complaining about leaving at 6:45 a.m. which didn't help at all. Finally, a young kid who understood English said that the bus to Mt. Abu left from the...

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Oct 22, 2011 - Mt Abu **Blog**

Mount Abu is a hill station town with a picturesque lake situated at 1,200m - a popular Indian holiday destination (and former colonial retreat) to cool off from the searing heat of the rest of Rajasthan. Its proximity to dry state Gujarat also means it’s the holiday destination of many Gujaratis seeking out carefree boozing opportunities, making it a bit of a party town too. It’s also home to the HQ of religious organisation Om Shanti, whose main teachings are that all the religions of the world can be incorporated into one complementary...

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