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Srinagar to Leh road

Julley Ladakh

June 22nd 2013
To escape from Siliguri required Tatkal (last minute, held-in-check) train tickets that can only be purchased the day before departure. These always go on sale at 10 a.m., although the wise (desperate) start queuing well before 7 a.m. We arrived at a little after six and were still not the first in line. At around 8.30 a.m. officials began compiling lists for order-of-service at each of the three ... read more
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Indian Flag 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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23rd June 2013

LADAKH
Ladakh was at the top of our wish list for years, but due to the narrow opening in its summer to get there, we got absorbed in other exotic locales. Reading your luscious words and absorbing your out of world pics...gotta say Ladakh beckons some more. Maybe when the poles flip...maybe before...I hear it calling...
23rd June 2013

Hope you get there, definitely well worth it...
23rd June 2013

Thanks
Hope you get there, definitely well worth it....

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