Tag Archives: Himalayas

Balcony with a view



What: Sunset in the hills
Where: Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh
When: January, 2016

Photo credit: Amrita S
Camera: iPhone (phone)


Man’s best friend




What: Adopted friend in The Himalayas
Where: Himachal Pradesh, India
When: October, 2015

Photo credit: Steshia M
Camera: Nexus 5 (phone)

Traveller’s tale: On a 5 day trek through the mountains, at Balu Ka Gheera (day 3), we met this Himalayan dog, whom we named “Balu”. He pretty much did the trek hereon with us.

Dawn breaks over the hills



What: Sunrise over the Himalayan foothills
Where: Mussoorie, India
When: May 2014

Photo credit: Rimi D
Camera: iPhone 5 (phone camera)

Traveller’s Tale: A breathtaking view of the hills on my morning walk. The roads cut into the sides run off into the horizon making me wonder what other beautiful lands lie over the hills and beyond. One of my favourite authors, Ruskin Bond, has made these hills his home and stomping ground. He describes life in these parts, oh so beautifully! Here’s a sample.