The Charminar, Hyderabad

It’s the stuff of fables. An icon of the exotic east. It’s also chaos. A seeming must have for all old cities. Typical of life that jostles in them. The colours, the sounds and the smells… The fabulously rich Nizams of Hyderabad The Qutub Shahi rulers who built this oddly structured mosque A sunset quietly…

7 days in Ladakh: Tso Moriri

Very isolated. Very basic, Very beautiful. That’s Tso Moriri. If nomads call any place home, for Ladakhi nomads it would be the wild open spaces around this lake. We got there at September end, when the wild grass was already golden. Large herds of sheep, goats, yaks and horses quickly munching away as much as…