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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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For The Happiness Of My Feet

Previously on Ladakh: Qasam UDaanjhalle Kii — Ok guys, it’s show off time again! High up on the priority list for Ladakh preparations is comfort for the feet. 10-12 hours of riding every day in that terrain demands that I […]

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Qasam UDaanjhalle Kii

When this rider was little and rode bikes only as a pillion (or sitting on the tank), he dreamt of a place. A place high up in the mountains. A place where the landscape was white and brown, and the […]

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