Leh Travelogue – The last days. Pangong and Tangste

Leh Travelogue – The last days. Pangong and Tangste

Posted by Nupur in Travelogue

        Day 5: Around Tangtseà Shooting, Tangste Monastery   Need army contacts for this one, actually the best way to see Ladakh is if you can pull those army strings. Great messes, no hassles with regards to … Continue reading

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Leh Travelogue – Day 4

Leh Travelogue – Day 4

Posted by Nupur in Travelogue

          Day 4: Leh-Tangtseà Three Idiot School, Shey Palace, Thiksey Monastery, Hemis Monastery, Changla Pass (8 hours)   Movie Hungry me makes my way to the Three Idiot school, nice to know that it has many … Continue reading

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Leh Travelouge – Day 3

Leh Travelouge – Day 3

Posted by Nupur in Travelogue

        Day 3: Beyond Lehà Khardungla, Diskit, Hundur (11 hours) A long day ahead and possibly the most gruesome since we need to battle at Khardungla (18,000 feet above sea level and famed to be the highest … Continue reading

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Leh Travelogue – Day 2

Leh Travelogue – Day 2

Posted by Nupur in Travelogue

          Day 2: Around Lehà Hall of Fame, Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill, Zanskar Confluence, Kali Mata Temple, Shanti Stupa & Leh Market (8 hours) Waking up to a bright sun at 6am, one that can … Continue reading

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Live from Seville – random jottings

Live from Seville – random jottings

Posted by Rupal in Travelogue

Seville.. it’s all about the atmosphere.. Be sure to pack a pair of good walking shoes..as this city is best explored on foot. If you thought that you have mastered the art of map reading, this city puts your skills … Continue reading

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Leh Travelogue – Day 1

Posted by Nupur in India, Travelogue

Day 1: Delhi –Lehà Lots of acclimatization A very early morning after a sleepless night, am I really ready to leave on that 5.40am flight. With little choice in the matter I lug my sleepy lifeless body on to the … Continue reading

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How safe is Russia – 6 myths about Travelling to Russia

How safe is Russia – 6 myths about Travelling to Russia

Posted by Rupal in Europe, Travel Advice

How safe is Russia – 6 myths about Traveling to Russia I hate it when people bad-mouth a place. So i decided to check it out myself!! A)   It’s Unsafe: I found Moscow and St Petersburg to be safer than … Continue reading

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The best place to see a Tiger in India

The best place to see a Tiger in India

Posted by Rupal in India, India, Travel Advice

The best place to see a tiger OR how wild is too wild. The best tiger sighting ( or for the matter any animal sighting) you can ever get, is in a Zoo. And unsurprisingly more “zoo-like’, a National park … Continue reading

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Travelling to Spain? 5 Essential Travel Tips

Travelling to Spain? 5 Essential Travel Tips

Posted by Rupal in Europe, Travel Advice

Traveling to Spain this summer? Spain is a wonderfully diverse country with its own special idiosyncrasies. These are 5 things to watch out for: a) Language Though its a not a big problem, as you travel further into the South, … Continue reading

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