Tag: Himalayan roadtripping

The pristine Pelling

India, North East India, Sikkim

Trust me, in Sikkim, you desire nothing more than clear views of the Kanchenjunga range. From the...
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The magical ride to Yumthang valley

North East India, Sikkim

I could not visit the Yumthang valley when I came to Sikkim six years back. That thought lingered somewhere, and that wish to be here in a...
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Sikkim secrets: Learning to slow down in Kewzing

North East India, Sikkim • One Comment

I took a detour off the main road and followed a narrow, slippery trail that cuts through a forest of chestnut, birch, and other deciduous...
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The trinity of love and charm: Kalga, Pulga, and Tulga

Parvati Vallley, The Himalayan life

One of the most amazing things about traveling to Himachal is the small villages that dot the...
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Manikaran Sahib: A confluence of faith and ideas

Parvati Vallley, The Himalayan life • One Comment

Everyone has a reason to come to Manikaran Sahib. Often it depends on what religion one follows. For me, it was about finding a town by the...
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Oh my gosh!! Tosh

Parvati Vallley, The Himalayan life • One Comment

I feel I am getting more immersed and intense at my ‘do nothing’ philosophy of holidaying. I have started to hate too much activity in...
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The orchard of charm in Nubra Valley

Ladakh • One Comment

Every turn is a new picture in Ladakh. And it is amazing how landscapes and cultures can change in...
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A Stok of tranquility in Ladakh

Ladakh • 4 Comments

It is tough to find a corner not to like in Ladakh. Whether you are coursing through some popular routes, taking a detour to join the...
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Spiti: The hill of temples

The Himalayan life • 5 Comments

This was my fourth day in Spiti valley, and with every turn, I was getting more acclimatized and acquainted with this middle land. I...
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Dhankar: Somewhere perched high

The Himalayan life • 4 Comments

The 1000-year-old Dhankar, perched precariously on jutting rocks on a mountaintop. The Dhankar mona…
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