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Mahindra Thar as Family Vehicle, City Driving & Daily Use?

Mahindra Thar as Family Vehicle, City Driving & Daily Use?

When I was considering buying a Mahindra Thar 18 months ago, everyone told me to reconsider my plans, think about it again and look at other available options. My family could never imagine a Mahindra Thar as family vehicle and […]

Kargil to Padum Travel Guide

Kargil to Padum Travel Guide

In continuation with the previous article, this article is a more detailed explanation of the route to Zanskar Valley from Srinagar Leh highway. The first and foremost thing that you really need to keep in mind here is that Zanskar […]

Zanskar Valley Road Map

Zanskar Valley Road Map

I remember the first time I was in the Zanskar valley and it completely changed my definition of “in the middle of nowhere”. If you thought of Ladakh as a remote place, try Zanskar. The small towns and villages here […]

Manali to Kaza Road & Kunzum Pass Closed

Manali to Kaza Road & Kunzum Pass Closed

After recent snowfall at Kunzum Pass top, the stretch from Batal to Losar has been declared closed by officials for year 2016. Civilian traffic is now no longer allowed to travel on this stretch of the road. Even though the […]

Tourist Attractions in Leh City and its Vicinity

Tourist Attractions in Leh City and its Vicinity

Most people traveling to Ladakh tend to focus more on what they can see around Leh, like Nubra Valley or Pangong Tso but make no mistake, even the small Leh city has plenty to offer to tourists. It is not […]

Tourist Attractions In Srinagar City

Tourist Attractions in Srinagar City and its Vicinity

When Shah Jahan called Srinagar as heaven on earth, he wasn’t wrong at all. Of all the places that I have been to in India, Srinagar in my opinion has the largest number of tourist attractions as compared to any […]

Ban on Rs 500 and 1000 notes; A gamble or well thought move?

Ban on Rs 500 and 1000 notes; A gamble or well thought move?

In what is definitely a shocking move, the government has decided to put a ban on Rs 500 and 1000 notes for any transactions throughout the country (with a few exceptions), making the two largest currency bills as nothing but […]

Negative Finalized Earnings in Google AdSense

Negative Finalized Earnings in Google AdSense

A few days ago, I opened my Google AdSense dashboard and almost had a heart attack. While everything looked OK and usual, it was showing a negative balance under finalized earnings tab. Though the balance was not that great as […]

Srinagar to Leh : Available Modes of Transport

Srinagar to Leh : Available Modes of Transport

Also known as National Highway 1-D, Srinagar Leh highway is a road that runs through some extremely treacherous terrain where shut-offs because of snowfalls or landslides are common. However for most part of this journey, this road runs through a […]

Srinagar-Leh highway is likely to remain open till mid December

Srinagar-Leh highway is likely to remain open till mid December

What can be termed as a surprising update this year, authorities have declared that Srinagar-Leh highway is likely to remain open till mid December this year. The highway usually closes for vehicular movement by Mid or Late November each year […]