Wireless Surfing on Kashmir Houseboats

This is way too cool! Its been 14 years since I visited Kashmir, well its time to visit back again!

 

SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) – Two months ago, mobile phones were forbidden in tense Indian Kashmir (newsweb sites). Now, anyone can wirelessly surf the worldwide web from the houseboats and gondolas dotting the waters of its famous Dal Lake.

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In a bid to woo back foreign tourists scared off by a bloody separatist rebellion, authorities have made the sprawling lake in the summer capital, Srinagar, the world’s latest, and certainly one of its most unusual, Wireless (newsweb sites) Fidelity (WiFi) “hotspots.”

 

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