Manali to kaza

Manali to Kaza; The bus journey to Spiti Valley

We all have some journeys that stay in our heart forever. The bus ride from Manali to Kaza was one such journey for me. When decided to travel to Spiti, we checked a lot on internet about how to reach there and decided to take the bus. Manali to Kaza is one of the toughest […]

kunzum pass to chandratal lake trek

Kunzum pass to Chandratal lake trek

We were standing in front of the taxi drivers union office in Kaza to enquire about any shared taxi which takes us Batal next day. The office was crowded, negotiations on taxi fares were heating up inside between drivers and tourists. Two guys came out from the crowd and asked us where we are heading.They […]

spiti valley villages

Tashigang : The highest village in Spiti valley

Located at an altitude of about 4650m, Tashigang is the highest village in Spiti valley. I had read about Tashigang but had no idea how this place would be. And the visit to this village became one of my best experiences in Spiti. I spend a night with one of the families there. It was […]

leh ladakh ride image

The ride with the wind, motorcycle stories from Himalayas

It was four of us; Poth, Chachan, and Ringo ( read as not important) besides myself. Chachan has already been to Ladakh a year before. He was planning to give the trip a miss this time, as he was still recovering from a knee surgery. Nevertheless, after repeated emotional blackmail and badgering (and a promise […]

Leh ladakh roads

The ride with the wind, motorcycle stories from Himalayas Part-2

We were all up early morning and changed into the riding gear. Our first pit stop was Tsomoriri Lake. The road was 220 km long with intermittent bad patches. The ride was a bit bumpy. After a while we reached Upishi. Upishi is a crossroad, and one of the roads lead to Manali. After the […]