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A night at the Chapslee

A night at the Chapslee
... looking for a place to base yourself in Shimla, state capital of Himachel Pradesh in the Indian Himalayas, look no further than the Raj-era Chapslee. A boutique hotel run by descendants of royalty, a stay here is like taking a step back in time. Chapslee was acquired by Lord Auckland, governor general of the East India Company, in 1835. It was here that the declaration of the first war against Afghanistan, called The Afghan Manifesto, was signed in 1838. In 1938, Chapslee became the summer residence...
April 21st, 2010 | Vawn | Read More | Comments: 2
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