Surreal Beauty & Calming Reflections of Nubra Valley Ladakh

A glimpse of surreal beauty of Nubra Valley Ladakh

The soft tinkle of the singing bowl echoed across the valley adding to the mystic aura that I felt as I stared at the fluffy clouds floating in the blue sky. The brown, white, and black mountains framed the perfectly still landscape. Bewitched – I kept looking until the first ripple finally – broke the … Read more

Deciphering the Royal Leh Palace, Ladakh

Ladakh Travel Guide: Keep Leh City as your main destination in Ladakh

Forced to flee, they had to abandon  Their highest royal abode in the hills. As time flew by, the Leh palace was forgotten And yet it stood tall – braving all of nature’s drills Most of us associate Ladakh with Buddhist monasteries, gushing streams, stunning landscapes and beautiful mountains. However, it has a fair bit … Read more

The calming vibes of Lamayuru Monastery in Ladakh

The lone temple that remains at Lamayuru Monastery

If you are driving along the Leh-Srinagar highway or even if you are visiting Leh, one of the most recommended places to visit is the Lamayuru Monastery. Naturally, on our Ladakh Road trip, it became one of our major stops enroute from Kargil to Leh. The monastery is possibly the sanest thing that happened to … Read more

10 Travel Tips for a memorable road trip

A well-planned road trip can lead to memories for life

I have always said that the best way to explore destinations is to take a road trip. A road trip is not just about getting to a place but is a journey where companions discover & bond with each other, where adventures and detours lead to memories and where you discover the undiscovered. Having traveled … Read more