http://whirlyballatlanta.com/2014/02/ These are what I think are the most stand-out differences (good and bad) between the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 and the Himalayan.
http://adamslandscapesupply.ca/technical-information/ My packing checklist for touring on a motorcycle in India.
see The story of my 7000+ kilometre solo ride back to Chennai after the Ladakh expedition.
Ladakh has become a bucket-list destination for motorcyclists from all over the world. Every year, there are more and more people setting out to conquer the Land of the Lama on two wheels (and several more doing so by otherContinue reading
I know that several people have ridden huge distances on their motorcycles with only the most basic gear (if any at all) and lived to tell their tales. Personally though, I see no harm in adopting a more cautious approach.Continue reading
My head had been filled with all the wrong information about Jammu and Kashmir (from a traveller’s perspective). I’d learnt about its conflict-ridden past while in school. It’s volatile and unstable present is constantly in the news. The stories ofContinue reading
We had by now already tried to make our way into Kashmir twice. If you’ve read my previous posts, you would know that both attempts were unsuccessful (if you haven’t read them, you know now). One route was blocked byContinue reading
The two days spent in Bairagarh were simply superb. The accommodation was basic (and not particularly clean), the place was incredibly lazy (there was almost no activity in the village), the weather was biting cold, but it was fantastic nevertheless.Continue reading
I’ve been thinking of ways to create content that reflects the things that I’ve learnt over the course of my travels. There is, of course, a lot to be shared about the places that I’ve been to, which I willContinue reading