Today I left the beautiful views on Strawberry Hill, near Dharamkot and headed to Amritsar. I had met a nice … Continue reading A very special home visit in Chetdu and road trip to Amritsar
Today I was supposed to travel to Dalhousie, but there had been a recent snow storm and there is still … Continue reading Hiking on my own: Naddi Village, Dharmakot, McLeod Ganj and Dharamsala.
Today I was picked up at my hotel for a day of sightseeing. We started our tour in Dharamkot. … Continue reading Dharmakot, Dharamshala, Forsyth Gunj, McLeodganj and surrounding villages.
I arrived at my mountainside hotel this morning after a 6:30 flight from Delhi to Dharamshala. I had a day … Continue reading Strawberry Hills, Naddi, Barnet: Himachal Pradesh
Yesterday I was picked up early by my two new friends, Sagar and Gautam on their motorbike to give me … Continue reading Bodh Gaya, Gaya and Bakraur
Today I visited the Mahabodhi Temple (the great awakening temple) in Bodh Gaya. I found a local guide inside the … Continue reading Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya, India
Yesterday I visited the 80 foot statue of Buddha, various temples and explored some of the streets around the area. … Continue reading Bodh Gaya: exploring the local scene