There are numerous places offering massage, reiki, yoga and ayurvedic practices. Sessions cost around Rs350 for 30 to 45 minutes....
You’re likely to end up here at some stage; it’s the sort of place that dominates the backpacker-ghetto streetscape. The food won't win...
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Lonely Planet review
On the roof of Hotel Ramakrishna, the Palais manages very nice pasta (put it this way: it came recommended by an Italian traveller) and similarly good fresh seafood.