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Shangri La

A seemingly propitious sign board beckoned us to our destination. ’Way to Malana Village,’it read. We stood there, speechless, as if struck by the trident of the mighty… 1,944 more words

Travel

Destination: Darjeeling Part 2

Perfectly quaint and easily the safest I had felt in a couple of months, it was as though we had been dropped into a film set or alternative reality. 584 more words

India

Brahma Kamal

Brahma Kamal flower high in the Himalayas beside glacier melt in Uttarakhand, India

Dal Bhat - Lentils and Rice

A staple part of any Nepali’s diet. Go into any house and if you mention dal bhat and they know what your after! Even in the… 455 more words

Nepal

The names of the porters and members of a recent K2 trekking tour

The names of the porters and members of a recent K2 trekking tour are written on a glacial stone along the K2 base camp trek near Korophong in the Karakoram mountain range in Pakistan.

Pakistan

The Braldu River in the Karakoram mountain range near the village of Askole in Pakistan

A trekking group walks over a rope bridge across the Braldu River in the Karakoram mountain range near the village of Askole in Pakistan.

Pakistan