Monthly Archives: February 2013

Gulmarg; skiing currypowder in the Himalayas

When you’re on a long trip, skiing in the Rockies would not be my first pick. One of the most economical options for good skiing worldwide is Gulmarg in Kashmir. The skiing can be absolutely worldclass but unfortunately it still comes with a price…

Southern India; cities, backwaters and temples

Three years ago I had traveled the North of India, Rajasthan. This time I wanted to explore the South. From Chennai in the East via Bangalore in the middle to Kerala in the West. Kerala is known as ‘God’s own country’ so it better be good! Will India deliver again this time? Is the South really different from the North?