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A blissful calm, a soothing ray of light reflecting off the sparkling water, the tall gentle slopes around belying the fact that the very foot of the slopes themselves lie at about 13000 feet above the sea level. Such was Chandrataal. A 9km trek seems nothing when 4 nomadic souls trudge, with only one another for company,…

A crazy relationship that!

  A crazy relationship…. Despite the physical proximity, they couldn’t have been more different… Him, happy with the views around him, his home; not rushed by anything, wise with age.. while her, the tempestuous nature in utter contrast to his stoic silence. Her quest for the unseen and the unknown will take her far away;…

Beautiful barren land….

Quite the irony, the title.. But then, such was Spiti. If someone had taught you there can be nothing beautiful in something barren, bring them to Spiti… So vast, with barely any vegetation, and yet so beautiful. The tall mountains, in their varied hues of brown, the stunning blue of the sky offering an amazing…

The Ajanta of the Himalayas…..

  Hours of bus rides on broken roads, countless switchbacks, gales of dust billowing into the bus, fly infested restaurant along the way; they are all worth the effort when the destination has such a view… This probably has the bus station with the view to die for!!! Tabo, I had heard was called the…