Hotel Review: Banjara Retreat, Kaza, Lahaul Spiti, Himachal Pradesh

If you are driving from Manali to Kaza, the journey is anything but smooth – this does not suggest it is not exciting and...

Jispa: A destination on the banks of the Bhaga River

Jispa is usually promoted by travel operators as a necessary halt on the way to Ladakh when coming from Manali. Not only are the...

Great Himalayan Drive: Spiti / Komic Monastery – Nothing funny about...

The world is full hidden wonders and events – wish there was a way of knowing about them. One such is the Komic Monastery in...

Drugs Tourism in Himalayas: Are visas being restricted to Israelis?

Is the Indian Government getting more stingy about the duration of visas it issues to backpackers who supposedly come to stay in the...

Trek from Mcleodganj to Triund: A Log

The following is a kind of a log when you trek to Triund. This the experience of someone like me, who drives all over...

Kunzum Travel List #2: Kaza, Spiti, Himachal Pradesh: The Land of...

If you want to explore the high altitude cold desert region of Spiti valley, Kaza will be your base for much of it....

An Enchantment – Trek through Pabbar Valley, Himachal Pradesh

by Shruti Sharma Sometime in April my friends, who were setting up their new adventure travel outfit, Geck & Co Adventurers, asked me to join...

Kunzum Travel List #6: Shoja – Go, lose yourself

Can you have the best of all the worlds? Possibly, if you go to Shoja, a lesser known gem of the Himalayas in Himachal...

Kunzum Travel List #5: Thanedar: The birthplace of apples in India

The next time you bite into a juicy apple from Himachal Pradesh, thank American Samuel Evan Stokes for it. He came to India on...

Kunzum Route K13: Driving Guide from Delhi to Lahaul Spiti (Kaza...

One of the most exciting drives you can do is to start from Delhi, go to Kaza and Tabo in Spiti via Manali and...