Markha Trek Blog – Photography in the Himalayas by Kannan

Nimaling campsite along a tributary of the Markhs

I trekked along the Markha Valley in Aug 2013 with a guide – Dorje – whom I found from one of the travel agencies located on Changspa road in Leh. We did not carry tents or cooking implements and stayed at homes in the villages along the way. The highest point in the trek was Gongmaru La, 5250 m. During the trek, I saw only foreigners (other than the local guides and poney men) with the exception of one Indian woman who was traveling in a group. The trek over 6 days cost me Rs 9000 and this included the… Read moreMarkha Trek Blog – Photography in the Himalayas by Kannan

How to Reach Rasol and things to do around Rasol

rasol village parvati valley

Rasol is one of the most unexplored and beautiful village in Parvati valley. Don’t confuse this village with Kasol because its not the same. Rasol village lies at an altitude of 8000 feet above the sea level with not more than 150 houses. So if you are planning a trip to Parvati valley in Himachal Pradesh then this village should always be on your wish list. How to Reach Rasol from Delhi In order to reach Rasol from Delhi, one needs to take a bus from Delhi to Bhuntar. Bhuntar is a place where the roads to Manali and Parvati… Read moreHow to Reach Rasol and things to do around Rasol

Top 5 Islands in the World for Honeymoon in 2017

top island in the world

Honeymoon is one of the most special vacations for any couple and that is why they want it to be romantic, happening and worth cherishing. It is a great opportunity for the couples to come together and spend some time with one another. So it becomes necessary to choose a destination which is a bit secluded and at the same time is very beautiful. Honeymoon destinations can vary not only on the taste of the couples but their choice as well. Some look forward to safari trip for their honeymoon while some go for beach destinations. Even island destinations too… Read moreTop 5 Islands in the World for Honeymoon in 2017