Sights from the high road to Nubra

Nub-ra: the western district As we cross the Khardung La and leave the high altitude behind, the landscape changes and we are well and truly on …

Up the Khardung La

Why do people talk about the Khardung La with trepidation and excitement in equal measures ? My experience made it amply clear. Read on to find out why..

Leh market – An ode to the ancient silk road

A walk through Leh’s main market is like taking a walk back in time, when Leh served as an important meeting point for traders on the ancient Silk Road and those from the Indian sub continent.

Leh, Ladakh – Places to visit and things to do

A glance at some of the tourist attractions in and around Leh town.

“Julley” Ladakh: An introduction to Ladakh

A brief introduction to Ladakh – the land of mighty mountain passes, barren terrain, inhospitable climate, hospitable people and spellbinding beauty.