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Relaxing in Manali

After an extremely long day of traveling from Losar and Chandertaal, we arrived to Manali late at night and soon got settled into our guesthouse -Joshi’s Homestay.  We were greeted with smiles and a very pleasant cup of chai! I can’t even begin…

Accommodation Review – Rock Top Inn, Manali

Rock Top Inn, Old Manali, Manali, Himachl Pradesh, 175131, India  Location – 9/10 Apart from how many bloody steps there were going up to Rock Top Inn, the location was just perfect. We had a gret view of the river and mountains, as…

Accommodation Review – Joshi’s Homestay, Manali

Joshi’s Homestay, Old Manali, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175131, India  Location – 8/10 Here, we stayed right at the top of the hill through Old Manali. We had some great views of the hills around us as well as a couple of waterfalls. The…

Our journey to Spiti – Day 6 & 7 – Dhankar Monastery to Kibber, Key Gompa and Kaza

Originally our plan was to get to Kaza via Komik (World’s Highest Village accessible by motorable roads) and Langza however we changed things up a little bit because of one reason or another, I can’t quite remember… and please excuse me if I…

Our journey to Spiti – Day 5 – Tabo to Dhankar Monastery

Our next destination, Dhankar Monastery was a short 32km away from Tabo on the road towards Kaza. We heard about the area being one of a kind and also at the start of the week Sanjay suggested we have a “short” walk to…

Our journey to Spiti – Day 4 – Nako to Gue and Tabo, featuring Mummy Lama

Before reaching our next destination Tabo, also referred to as the Ajanta of the Himalayas, we had a little bit of sightseeing to do along the way. The sun was still shining on us with blue skies but the temperature was lower than…

Accommodation Review – Hotel Rakpa Regency, Kalpa

Hotel Rakpa Regency, Kalpa – Pangi Rd,Ricongpio, Saryo, Himachal Pradesh 172108, India Location – 8/10 Hotel Rakpa Regency is quite isolated really but that isn’t a bad thing here! Situated uphill about 45 minute walk from Kalpa village we found ourselves with fantastic…

Our journey to Spiti Valley – Day 1 and 2 – Shimla to Kalpa

Shimla was a great place for us to recover for a few days before heading on with our journey. You can read more about it here in my previous post about going from Delhi to Shimla. After recovering, we met with our friend…

Accommodation Review – Amar Villa, Shimla

Hotel Amar Villa, Cart Road, Below Sadar police station, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171001, India Location – 8/10 Located near the Police station and tourist lift we were close to Mall Road. The tourist lift is always quite busy and it costs RS10 each way.…

Accommodation Review – The Royal Vista, Shimla

The Royal Vista, Kachi Ghatti, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171004 Location – 4/10 The Royal Vista is a new hotel which has only been open in time for this years tourist season. Our room had huge windows on one wall and boosted an absolutely amazing…

Hello from Delhi

So we have made it to our first stop, Delhi! On 14th June we left Shrewsbury on a train at 12.24pm to London Heathrow where our flight departed at 20.45pm. Everything was really smooth and we even managed to leave slightly earlier and…

The end of our Icelandic adventure…

In summary, Iceland is… beautiful. Magical. Memerising. Tranquil. If you haven’t already been – YOU MUST! Have you been before? If so, get in touch and share your experience with me, I’d love to know and find out more. I cannot wait to…

Iceland – Blue Lagoon // GoPro Video // March 2017

Please watch and enjoy my video edit of our Blue Lagoon experience. More videos on my youtube channel. Please like, comment and subscribe if you like what you watch 🙂 Thanks Shot on : GoPro hero4 Edit : APC Music : FortyThr33 March 2017

The Blue Lagoon

What a treat this was! We booked with Blue Lagoon directly online for approximately £60pp. We opted for the Comfort package rather than the Standard package. This included entrance to the Blue Lagoon, Silica Mud Mask, use of towel, 1st drink of your…