Slowly, Slowly (What's Urdu for That?)... Ali Camp, Pakistan August 16th 2019 Sleeping at: Ali Camp
Sleeping Altitude: maybe 4800m, maybe 5000m
Trekking Distance: 12 km
The sky is blue, the sun is out and today we are heading to Ali Camp. We have a last breakfast as a whole group- Danny, Gen, Lynton, Anthony, Ian and myself are proceeding with Juma and some of our porters. Mary, Chisato, Fernando and the horses are staying another night at Concordia in the h ... read more
Asia » Pakistan » Northern Areas » Gilgit-Baltistan The separation in 1947 of British India into the Muslim state of Pakistan (with two sections West and East) and largely Hindu India was never satisfactorily resolved, and India and Pakistan have fought two wars - in 1947-48 and 1965 - over the disput... ... read more
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Where to next?
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