Treasures of the Orient: Goechala

In the northeastern corner of India lies the beautiful mountain state – Sikkim. At the border of Sikkim and Nepal lies a familiar ice wall, touching the skies at 28,000 feet. The locals consider it as a holy mountain since it forms the belly of the Sleeping Buddha. Owing its proximity from the sea of […]

Winter is coming: Rupin Pass

It was the month of May, when temperatures across most Indian cities were touching close to 40 degrees Celsius. News of heat waves sweeping across the nation made us find solace in Himalayas and thus me and my friend, Adin set out for Rupin Pass adventure. Rupin Pass is a high altitude mountain pass (15,250 […]