Trip to Auli – Day 3

Continued from previous post – “Trip to Auli – Day 2“. Read a few things about Joshimath and Auli before proceeding further. When I first opened my eyes, I thought it was just 6:00 AM  or so. It was dark outside. Reaching for my icy mobile confirmed it was half past 10 :-O We were […]

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A few things about Joshimath and Auli

Joshimath and Auli are places are in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, India. Joshimath is a small one-road-only town, unharmed by mall culture and modernization. All the shops ranging from cloth stores (sarees, dress materials, etc) to sweater shops to dhabas/sweet stall to groceries are there on either side of this narrow road. Taxi (read […]

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Trip to Auli – Day 2

Contd from previous post “Trip to Auli – Day 1” Neither of us realized the alarm go off at 4:00 AM and when we finally did get up, it was 8:30 AM..!! :-O The only other option to reach Joshimath was to travel the 8 hours/300 kms by taxi. We knew it was going to […]

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Trip to Auli – Day 1

The trip started on 9 Jan, 2010 at the vee hours of 4:00 AM. The hardest part of getting up so early and the next hardest part of giving directions to our house to a confused taxi driver tackled, we were all set to the airport. I had not expected the roads and the lightings […]

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All excited… :)

We are just three days away from our first wedding anniversary. December 4, 2008 was the day we tied the knot, officially 😉 The day the word ‘freedom’ found a deeper meaning 🙂 It was my wish to go on a holiday every year during the time of our marriage. And so we are planning […]

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