The thirst to ride more and more never seems to subside. This was a ride to munch miles and make use of a good weekend. The road condition is superb. Although, the title says 900 kms in 16 hours, it actually took 14 hours from Home at Kolkata to the Hotel at Vizag. I do […]
Day 5: 23nd July’16 (Saturday) From: Kishtwar to Pathankot Route: Doda, Patnitop, Udampur, Lakhanpur, Pathankot Distance: 300kms This day was supposed to be tiring as we had to travel 300 kms out of which 170 kms was on hills and also the heat & loo would take its toll as we were descending towards Jammu […]
Day 2 (11th June 2017) Manali To Khoksar: We got up early in the morning got fresh and went straight to SDM office for permits to cross Rohtang Pass. There was a huge line outside the office and we were so happy that we were at the 18th or 19th number in the queue. And […]
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We are deeply saddened and heartbroken by the loss of Joi “SJ” Harris. Joi was an extraordinary woman with a passion for riding and motorsports. She was known for her beautiful spirit and bubbly personality. She was fearless and relentless in her pursuit of her dream, to ride as a motorsports professional. Joi will be […]
Day 10 – Riding from Nathang to Siliguri and carrying my bike as a luggage with Indian Railways. The Loops of the Old Silk route were beautiful. Watch it for yourself.
A constant hunger of doing a solo journey lingered in my mind for months. Never had the courage to take that plunge and feel the essence of it. There were days, people around me used to ask or say “you are crazy”, “are you serious?”, “why can’t you go in group?”, just get married and […]
There are 2 main ways of going to Ladakh, Via Srinagar or Via Manali. Whereas the Srinagar route is relatively filled with tarmac, the Manali route is where the adventure is. And Royal Enfield has a history with Ladakh and riding in the Himalayas. And now they have a motorcycle, purposefully built for such conditions, […]
Day 9 – Collected my permits from John Shanker ( Gurudongmar and Old Silk Route permit agent ) and headed off to the Old Silk Route.