Markha valley – the best teahouse trek in the Indian Himalayas

markha valley

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… Continue reading Markha valley – the best teahouse trek in the Indian Himalayas

Incredible Spiti – a road trip

Spiti, literally meaning “the middle land” between India and Tibet, is a desert mountain valley and the whole region is one of the least populated regions of India. I did a (lazy) photo blog after coming back from Spiti but never sat down and wrote this detailed post. Finally writing it, hoping this should help… Continue reading Incredible Spiti – a road trip

How I did my first bike trip and how you can do it too!

Kasauli

Since  long, I’ve been wanting to go to some hill station by bike and spend  some time with nature. The freedom that comes going on a bike (as opposed to public transport), and the ease with which a bike makes  places accessible is amazing. Not to mention that riding bike on a  national highway, as… Continue reading How I did my first bike trip and how you can do it too!