Motorbiking Ladakh, Leh to Pangong Tso August 6th 2011 After white-water rafting the Zanskar river, My Danish friend and I headed out on motorbikes. I was on a Yamaha and my friend on an Enfield Thunderbird. We speeded out from Leh in the early morning, leaving behind the dusty clouds of traffic. On the way to Karu fuel station, we visited Stakna Gompa with amazing views of the Indus valley. I actually spent all day trying to start the bike in gears 2 ... read more
Asia » India » Jammu & Kashmir » Ladakh » Pangong Tso The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more
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I've travelled through India 3 times, South East Asia 3 times, Madagascar and much of Europe. I've taught English in Thailand and Madagascar. I've also written articles for the 'New Indian Express' Newspaper in Bangalore.... full info