Kashi ? Benares ? Varanasi ?

For a city that’s supposed to be older than history it’s kind of obvious that through time people know it by various names. As Mark Twain said…Benares is older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend, and looks twice as old as all of them put together. Supposedly the oldest city in theContinue reading “Kashi ? Benares ? Varanasi ?”


Land of high passes This title is so apt as it has Khardung La pass at 17,582 feet, Chang La pass at 17,586 feet and Kela pass which is yet to open for general public at 18,600 feet. These are some of the highest motorable roads in the world. While driving through Ladakh what comesContinue reading “Ladakh”