Tikse Gompa, Ladakh Leh, Ladakh Leh, Ladakh
Tikse Monastry, Ladakh, India


Central & South America Tour 2014

South America Antique Map

After more than a decade of travels around Asia, we are finally embarking on our long overdue sojourn to an exciting new part of the world.  Planning to experience the legendary Mayan and Incan civilisations as well as all the sights and sounds of Central and South America, we aim to commence our travels in [...]

maridontreks’ Annapurna Circuit Trek Experience (Final Part)

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8 October 2010 – Day 20 Sikha to Ghorepani After a good nights sleep in a quiet village we set off from Sikha at 7.41am having chowed down a couple of boiled eggs and a chapati each. The day’s trek saw us climbing most of the way and as we did so we passed various [...]

maridontreks’ Annapurna Circuit Trek Experience (Part 5)

4 October 2010 – Day 16 Kagbeni to Marpha Morning call at 6.30am by Shanker and we’re at breakfast by 7.05am with the pre ordered French toasts and black tea for all. After settling the bill the Didi of the house garlanded us with the kata scarf for good luck on our journey.¬† We made [...]