3978 m, 5040 m, 4400 m, 4108 m, 3700 m, 5325 m, 5059 m, 4739 m, 4892 m, 3978 m. Continue reading (North) India in Retrospect
Back in Delhi, back in real India. Continue reading Real India
When speaking of the Leh-Manali-Highway, ‘highway’ gets a different, rather literal meaning: the almost 500 km road connecting Leh and Manali has an average elevation of more than 4000 m and crosses the supposedly second-highest road-pass in the world as well as three more close to 5000 m passes and one 4000 m pass.
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Fortunately, the two days in Padum were enough for Hannes to recover from the diarrhea as far as possible. Continue reading Terribly Beautiful Dirt Road
When Hannes and I first developed the actual route we want to cycle in Zanskar and Ladakh (North India) we were constantly reassuring ourselves that we have to take it easy, especially at the beginning.
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