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Home

Home, originally uploaded by recaptured. Via Flickr: The galaxy we belong to. The Milky Way. Southern Sky as seen from Sarchu

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Look a camera!

Look a camera!, originally uploaded by recaptured. Via Flickr: This cute Ladakhi kid became an instant friend of ours, sipping Slice from our glasses and playing with all of us, while her family prepared an early lunch for us. Pang, […]

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North

North, originally uploaded by recaptured. Via Flickr: I woke up at 3 in the morning at Sarchu, partly to prepare for the long ride that lay ahead of us that day, and partly thrilled by the prospect of seeing millions […]

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Plains

Plains, originally uploaded by recaptured. Via Flickr: While you are crossing las (mountain passes) and other curves and loops in almost impossible to ride terrain at an altitude of 10,000-12,000ft, what do you expect to see? More mountains? Well, if […]

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Day 2

Day 2 of the trip or day 1 of riding was anything but fun. The bikes, when being loaded from Pune, were stacked upright – all the weight was being supported by the rear wheels only. We were afraid our […]

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Day 1: Trip to Ladakh

The Duronto is a very interesting train. Its bogies don’t all look the same. They keep feeding you till you want to run away. The staff is super efficient, and don’t let you keep the floor dirty for long. Add […]

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Day 0

Amit should be sleeping now, because he has to reach the station at 8.30 in order to get the two wheels packed and loaded in the train, but he isn’t. He can’t. He’s psyched. The countdown has ended. Tomorrow he […]

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