Post Tagged with: "Kargil"

Kunzum Travel List #12: Zanskar – Remote but not regressive

The road from Kargil to Zanskar is one of the most trying you will drive on. It is either pot-holed, or just a rocky track. When I heard of the soreness inducing drive, I almost[Read More…]

Photo of the day: Girl in Pink with Child near Kargil in Ladakh

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by June 23, 2011 Destinations: India, Images, Ladakh, Travel Pix

Kunzum Route K12: Driving in Ladakh – Updated Guide

Are you planning to visit Ladakh and drive to its various attractions? Here is a guide based on my personal journeys in Ladakh. Enjoy the drive on Kunzum Route K12. The route takes covers the following[Read More…]

Photo of the day: Girl in Blue Scarf near Kargil in Ladakh

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by June 18, 2011 Destinations: India, Images, Ladakh, Travel Pix

Kunzum Route K12: Driving in Ladakh – A Guide

This post has been updated and you may read the new one by clicking here. Are you planning to visit Ladakh and drive to its various attractions? Here is a guide based on my personal[Read More…]

Delhi to Ladakh and back – in a Nano!!

Driving to Ladakh in any kind of a vehicle (especially when the roads still have snow / black ice on them) can be a tricky affair for the most experienced of drivers. But when someone[Read More…]

by July 24, 2010 Himalayas, Kashmir, Ladakh

Tea at Mohammed’s shack at Appati near Kargil

Coming down the 13202 feet high Hambotingla Pass on the way from Alchi to Kargil, I stopped for tea at a shack in the village of Appati in the setting sun around six in the[Read More…]

by March 13, 2009 Himalayas, Ladakh

Views from Hambotingla Pass near Kargil in Ladakh

The images here were taken at the 13202 feet high Hambotingla Pass on the way from Alchi to Kargil at around half past five in the evening shortly before the sun set. Enjoy. Click on[Read More…]

by March 13, 2009 Ladakh, Travel Pix

Why is Zarina looking into my car like this in Ladakh?

What do the eyes in the image above say to you? Do they say ‘take me with you’ and show me the world beyond my village? (Click on any of the images to see a[Read More…]

by February 20, 2009 Himalayas, Ladakh

The Apricot Man of Ladakh

If you drive through Ladakh in the summers, or at least in the month of July, you will see trees all over laden with the yellow apricot fruit, mostly ripe to eat. A restaurant in[Read More…]

by August 5, 2008 Himalayas, Ladakh