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Unlike Other Lands: Kashmir through the Lens of Mahmoud Yakut

A clinical radiologist with artistic inclinations, Mahmoud Yakut of Alexandria, Egypt has built a stunning portfolio of environmental and documentary photography.¬†One of his most interesting projects is “ 366 more words


Brand new E4 comedy drama Gap Year

Here’s an exclusive look at brand new E4 comedy drama Gap Year. Centred on British lads Dylan (Anders Hayward) and Sean (Ade Oyefeso), who are childhood friends that initially set out to backpack through China, but end up taking on the whole continent. 107 more words


Stok Village and Acclimatization Hike


(continued from) Picked up by our Sherpa and his team early noon, we were driven to this small remote village surrounded by desert and mountains called Stok, located 14km southeast of leh at an altitude of 3,364 metres (11,037 ft). 318 more words


TRIUND, An abode amidst the clouds!

“You cannot go! It is dangerous. The weather is bad. You cannot see the path, you will get lost! Read this notice….”

My friend and me stared at the Hotel concierge as he said the most discouraging words. 759 more words


Mountain Climbing

And there they are
The fabled range
Faded in the distant haze
Peaks too far to reach today

More this:
The journey here
Intends to scale… 152 more words


People within a Landscape, Dolpo, Nepal

Dolpo is one of the most inaccessible parts of the Himalayas. There are no roads and even after flying to a mountain airstrip there’s several days of walking involved just to get there. 173 more words