Our favourite places in India – Dharamsala

By Debbie Kindness | April 24, 2013

Within sight of the Dhauladar range, Dharamsala (meaning ‘rest house’) is perched on the high slopes in the upper reaches of the Kangra Valley in the Western Indian Himalayas. Dharamsala was set up by the British as a garrison town in the mid-1850s. Divided into two distinct and widely separated sections, Dharamsala, and McLeod Ganj, which differ by around