Tag: landscape

  • Bike ride. Leh to Pangong Tso.

    Bike ride. Leh to Pangong Tso.

    [Prologue: This is from my first trip to Ladakh. I was with three other friends and we did the Delhi – Srinagar – Ladakh – Manali circuit in a car. The Srinagar-Leh highway as well as Manali-Leh highway are both amazing for road trips with super awesome views, but more on that some other time.] […]

  • Winter Spiti – Photoblog from the Wonderland!

    Winter Spiti – Photoblog from the Wonderland!

                 

  • Markha valley – the best teahouse trek in the Indian Himalayas

    Markha valley – the best teahouse trek in the Indian Himalayas

    Markha valley is the closest you get to classic Annapurna circuit style tea-house trek in India. I hiked Markha valley in late September which is end of the season here. The video at the bottom of this post shows a glimpse of the whole experience.   The stark contrast of colors created by green fields […]

  • Annapurna circuit – background and preparation

    Annapurna circuit – background and preparation

    In March 2016, I finally did get to make one of my long awaited complete disconnect from everything back home. This post is to share some background and the preparation I did for the Annapurna circuit + Annapurna base camp treks in Nepal. I wanted to write a book on the whole Nepal experience but […]

  • Barot valley – a gem in Himachal

    Barot valley – a gem in Himachal

    Last weekend, visited Barot valley in Himachal Pradesh. Barot is a small town away from the hustle bustle of other touristy “hill stations” in Himachal. There isn’t much mention of this place over the internet and based on the handful of posts I could find about this, it was clear that this was a place […]

  • Incredible Spiti – photo blog

    Incredible Spiti – photo blog

    Last week, went to a road trip to Spiti valley. Spiti – meaning “the middle land” between India and the Tibet – is much like Laddakh in so many ways yet different in so many other ways. Will find some time to write a detailed post some other day. For now, let me show some […]

  • Photoblog – Laddakh trip

    Photoblog – Laddakh trip

    Recently I went on a 10 days Road trip to Laddakh and below are some of my attempts to capture the natural beauty with a (borrowed point & shoot) Sony HX100V. (except the last one which is from Sony RX100 taken by my friend.) If you like the photos, please drop a line in comments […]