KALIMPONG

One of my trips to up north of India took me to a place called Kalimpong. About 55 kilometres from Darjeeling,  at an altitude of 1250 meters. The drive to Kalimpong from Darjeeling was breathtaking with endless landscapes full of tea gardens, which made me wonder how many people drink tea around the world. Also…

12 TIPS TO KEEP IN MIND WHEN YOU GO FOR A TREK

1.  Pace Try to walk at the same speed. Let your body get into a rhythm and flow. Do not try to rush in, walk at your pace 2. Pack Adjustments Regularly make small adjustments to your backpack’s hip belt, shoulder and stabilizer straps. Alternate the weight of the load between your shoulders and hips….

CAN TREKKING MAKE YOU SPIRITUAL

In my experience trekking has two aspects to it, one is physical and the other is spiritual. There are lots of physical benefits like lower risk of heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure and high cholesterol. You will definitely have improved fitness levels and flexibility. But as you trek more and more you will realize…