End of Leh-Ladakh Tourism?

Leh-Ladakh, a dream trip we all want to go on once in your lifetime. But reading this title must have scared you. And should you be worried? Is it really the end of Leh-Ladakh tourism? This article tells you everything about it and also explains the reason behind the big question. Travel enthusiast or any […]

Does camera cost matter for photo quality? (Camera Purchasing Guide)

Every amateur photographer starts with a small point to shoot or mobile camera and climbs his/her way up to some expensive cameras. But does this mean expensive cameras give you better results? Let’s find out in this short article. Being a photographer, I would say the camera does make a difference but not as much […]

Over the Zanskar Part 7

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Over the Zanskar

We started from Shingra Koma after our regular morning routine, though a little late. The team looked pretty excited as this would be the last day of our trek. This is that day when people are really happy that they have almost managed to complete the expedition successfully and will be back into civilization. They […]

Over the Zanskar Part 6

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Over the Zanskar

In most Himalayan treks once the summit is achieved the trekkers go into a relaxed mode as they would generally be on their way back descending, taking other routes or even covering more distance in a single day to complete the trek in the next 2 or 3 days. The return might be on lesser […]

Over the Zanskar Part 5

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Over the Zanskar

We started our summit day pretty much like any other trek day. This is one of the unique things of Chadar Trek that you start your Summit day routine like any other day though the excitement is multifold. In a lot of Himalayan Treks, summit day schedule starts pretty early. It can be even as […]

Over the Zanskar Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Over the Zanskar

Here begins a day full of excitement. I am generally an early riser and when on treks I become an even early riser. It’s a pure bliss to see the sunrise in the mountains while the rays beautifully glow golden line on snow capped mountain peaks. This part of Leh didn’t have so many snow-clad […]

Over the Zanskar Part-2

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Over the Zanskar

And we thought we were all set Today was the day we got up with a lot of excitement as we were to begin our journey to the frozen river. The plan was to drive down to Tilad Do via Chilling camp in at the banks of Zanskar for a night and step on the […]

Over the Zanskar Part 1

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Over the Zanskar

“Mountains are not just an adventure for me. It’s a spiritual calling.. and to the mighty Himalayas we shall always bow – for all their humility and the galore of secrets they hold.. ..” The Himalayas have always enthralled humans over the ages. They have shown us the path to enlightenment, the direction to lead […]

Leh Ladakh – A Dream Road Trip (Part 4)

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Leh Ladakh - A Dream Road Trip

This is the fourth part of Leh Ladakh – A Dream Road Trip series. Read the first part here   Day 9 This was our last day in Leh and we decided to explore the city rather than visit some destination that was more than 50 Km away from us. We visited some local temples […]

Leh Ladakh – A Dream Road Trip (Part 3)

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Leh Ladakh - A Dream Road Trip

This is the third part of Leh Ladakh – A Dream Road Trip series. Read the first part here   Day 5 A big salute to the Indian Army for helping us and many others that are in need. If you ever go through this road, make sure you stop here and thank them as […]