Tagged: backpacking

Lake Bohinj, Triglav National Park, Gorenjska, Slovenia, Europe 5

Slow Down in Slovenia

At Ukanc, meaning ‘the end of the world’ in Slovene. Locals once believed this was the furthest anyone could ever reach, there being an insurmountable wall of mountains ahead. Everyone knows better now, but the innocence still hangs in the...

Ukanc, Triglav National Park, Bohinj, Slovenia 4

A Lake Like No Other – Bohinj, Slovenia

It was too apt to be random – the restaurant radio singing ‘Heaven is a place on earth’ beside this crystal clear lake within a sprinkle of villages in eastern Gorenjska, Slovenia. The radio gods and their uncanny ways. I...

Ladakh mountains 4

Leh – Life on a High Note

            Leh and its outskirts in pen and ink, pinned on a restaurant wall “I’ve to send this to India soon,” I told my new friend while stuffing some new Kashmiri-looking shawls into a shoebox that IndiaPost would approve of....

Gokarna, Karnataka, beach 0

Gokarna – A Slow Dance with Yesterday

‘Magic Clothes for Magic Women’ – A walk through Gokarna had put us in the way of this fairly enticing shop sign. Ignoring all my minimalism goals I walked in wide-eyed at all the ultra-feminine clothes worn by plastic hangers...