Tagged: North India

Eight Angle Pose, Gangotri, Yamunotri, Chardham Yatra 2

Road Trip through the Himalayas of Uttarakhand

A five-day road trip through five districts of Uttarakhand with six other bloggers and countless new memories. Honoured to have been part of Uttarakhand Tourism‘s first ever Blogger Bus with this bunch of mountain goats Upendra Swami, Amrita Das, Swati Jain,...

Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand, North India 7

Valley of Flowers – A Trek to Remember

Those mountains you are carrying, you were only supposed to camp between  The campsite in Ghangria, a small hamlet which comes alive from June to October every year. We got here after a 14 km trek from Govindghat, the starting...

Bir, Himachal Pradesh, waterfall, India 2

Hello Wilderness, Our Old Friend

“Do you believe in forest spirits?” she asked, whirling around to eyeball me. Do I? I searched my mind for an answer, but ran into a mess of opposing thoughts instead. “DO you?” she asked again, her tone more urgent....

Paragliding Bir 4

Leap Before You Look – Paragliding in Bir

  I’d read it somewhere and felt it resonate – The only Zen you find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there. Every mountaintop I’d met had affirmed this. A staggering serenity always stood in...