Trip to Uttarkhand – Part 5 (Bus ride till Pipalkoti onway to Badrinath)

  Day 5: 1st Aug 2012 : Last night I was so tired that I wanted to take a day’s complete rest, but my partner convinced me that I should join him to Badrinath trip. I reluctantly said yes, and we woke up early in the morning, went to Gaurikund and had bath, still my […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Kedarnath Temple

Day 4: 31st July 2012 : We woke up at 5:00 am, went to Gaurikund and had bath in the kund. The water is nice warm, with cold surroundings make the atmosphere surreal. After spending around 15 mins in the kund we came back to our room, drank tea at the stall below, inquired about […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Bus travel till Gaurikund

Day3: 30th July 2012 : Today my plan was to reach Gaurikund by evening, or as near to Gaurikund. I had told the hotel manager last night to wake me up early incase I do not hear my mobile alarm. Before, the manager came to wake me, I was already awaked. I had my morning […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Reaching Rishikesh

  Day 1: 28th July 2012 : I had decided to carry a backpack which weigh around 12 kg when full. I had packed my bag and boarded the Garib Rath from Borivali at 5:30 pm, the train was few minutes late(scheduled arrival was 5.25 pm). The train is comfortable for the price, but the […]