Hunder reflection

How to plan a trip to Nubra Valley from Leh?

Nubra Valley still remains one of the most underexplored areas of Ladakh. Though tourism developed recently there with the shifting of the line of control beyond Turtuk village, tourists are yet to explore the beauty of Nubra. Unfortunately, Nubra Valley is often just a stopover for people visiting Khardung La (one of the highest motorable … Read more

Tilicho path

Annapurna Circuit and Tilicho lake by yourself – the guide I wish I read before trekking in Nepal

Nepal is a special destination for me. It is the first country where I’ve seen the mountain peaks for real a few years back and that view stays in my head till date. My first trip was stuffed with different cultural activities, sightseeing, and natural places, however, I didn’t go for trekking in Nepal. I … Read more

Sarangkot view as seen from the viewpoint

Pokhara to Sarangkot by foot and transport

Pokhara is one of my favorite cities because it has a bit of everything: mountains for hiking, lakes for sunbathing in the warm time of the year, urban vibe, laidback lifestyle, picturesque views, and adventurous activities. You can start a few long treks from Pokhara (Annapurna Circuit, Muktinath, Mustang, Annapurna Sanctuary) as well as do … Read more

Turtuk village

Turtuk – the last village on India-Pakistan border

“Welcome to our village” – shouted a cheerful group of 8-year-old kids. “Here is your entrance gift” – told a girl with a smile handing me a few fruits. I was amazed by this hospitality gesture. Today, you will see many happy kids running through the streets of the village after the classes. Nevertheless, it … Read more