Travel Blogs from Srinagar
... first thing thrown at me. I should've gone to Leh, because it was halfway there we went today. But the thing is, no matter where I go, I want people. People to watch, people to speak to, people to connect with. I'm a good loner when I'm surrounded by people. I haven't spoken to anyone since I left Sweden last Wednesday morning and I'm going crazy. And I have been thinking about everyone I miss. Everyone I've met during ...
... what will I do after? The physical pain of not sleeping combined with the mental pain of not knowing at all what I'm doing is something I've never quite felt before, and never wanna feel again. Felt like life was falling apart. Still feeling that now but after a 4 hour power nap it's a bit better. Hopefully tonight or tomorrow I can meet some people at least, and make up a plan to get back on track. Me and my stomach, and budget, needs ...
... was going on in the fountain and we witnessed tiny flowers maintained at side of pathways we hardly witnessed any main flowers I inquire about it at gate keeper and he replied that we could see them in May and June months only
Next day we went to Gulmarg by taxi and stayed in JKTDC hut
After one night one day stay at Gulmarg we returned to Srinagar and visited Hazratbal and enjoyed shikara ride (boat ride at Dal ...
... City. We could linger at any place as long as we'd like and the driver would standby. Boyce was game too. In fact, he was quite anxious to go to the gardens for photographs.
Our driver owned the rickshaw and kept it spotlessly clean. Three in the back would have been too cozy so Dave rode upfront next to the driver while Boyce and I sat in back.
The cloudless sky was hazy blue ...
... decent. Will be crossing many villages on both days.
Road Conditions -
Zoji La – worse.
Zoji La to Dras - good.
Dras – Kargil – Good
Kargil – Lamayuru – decent. Gravely rods up Namika La and Fotu La.
Lamayuru – Leh – decent to good.
Night Stay required? Prefered, Else you might miss out on scenery.
Night Stay Options : Decent Guesthouses/lodges at Kargil or ...