The mountains, the high altitude landscape and cultural diversity of Ladakh are elements that surprise any traveler who enjoys discovering places by their own means. The region is located 3500 meters above sea level, and has a lunar
The flight from Delhi to Leh, in the remote Ladakh region, only takes an hour, but if you're lucky and you have clear skies (which only happens if the plane leaves early in the morning), you'll get to see one of the most memorable
It is said that in Ladakh was a village where the people were Aryans. In Likir and in Leh I was told that, although Buddhist, the people were tall, with prominent noses, as if 'of Italian'. In geographically desolate Ladakh Dha is
Among the fascinating Buddhist monasteries in Ladakh, the Gompa de Likir is a hidden gem. The rarely visited Gompa, which is inhabited by several monks and has a Buddhist school for children, struck me because of the beauty of its
These beautiful dunes are situated right in between the towns of Diskit and Hunder, from any of the accommodation in the two towns camel rides can be arranged which will take you from one village to theother between the camel's humps.
This beautiful climb leaves you astounded as you travel several km that separate Sumur from the top of the Samstemling gompa. This gompa is actually seven temples scattered throughout the northern part of Tager and Sumur. These are
Impressive slope down to the village, Chamshen, leaving the gompa complex down one if the side, more downward slopes towards the village, from here catch a bus to Summur, to turn around and walk again. The landscape changes