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Reporting from leh

Reached Leh last night, it was one hell of a ride. the roads are in really bad condtions. having some problem uploadig photos to the blog, check out this link for few photos… http://www.bcmtouring.com/forum/showthread.php?t=115&page=7

September 7, 2006

over 2 hours behind time, but its time to go.

over 2 hours behind time, but its time to go.

September 4, 2006

Almost ready…

Got the petrol worth Rs.740 (15.3liters) filled, got the tire pressure checked and got almost all the bags packed. According to the information I got from Manali, Manali – Leh route is open however Rohtang La has received a bit of snow fall. Now waiting for the right moment…

September 3, 2006

Emotionally and physically exhausting day…

I am lost at words when I want to describe what a day 2nd September 2006 has been for me. From emotional turmoil to being one of the most hectic and disappointing day of my life. When I woke up today I was still angry because of what had happened […]

September 3, 2006

packing blues…

Did some packing, trying hard not to think about what has happened. Hopefully the bike will be fixed in the morning and I will be able to leave on time. On the other hand Delhi is getting lot of rain and temperatures have plummeted. Just thinking about this makes me […]

September 2, 2006

Road side mechanics are a parasite…

Road side mechanics are a parasite that can ruin ones bike!!! Remember this line when you think about taking your motorcycle to a road side mechanic no matter what his damn reputation is. I made the mistake of taking my motorcycle to one such jackass today, nothing major had to […]

September 1, 2006

Preparations into overdrive

Now the preparations are into overdrive, this is the final phase of the preparations and I want to be through with shopping etc. today itself. This would leave me tomorrow to pack every thing, polish my sweetheart for the ride and most importantly sleep. Hope every thing will be done […]

September 1, 2006

Long day purchasing

Did a lot of shopping today, brought loads of stuff for the trip, here’s the list: � 1. Tank bag: got a locally made tank bag for Rs. 535 from Chopra @ Karol Bagh, quite nice and will be able to hold ample stuff and looks to be quite good. […]

August 29, 2006

5 Days to go for ride back to ladakh…

Only 5 days to go and so much left to be done. With the itinerary almost getting finalized, it is time to arrange for permissions to go where few have gone and only few will go in the coming years. This trip to Ladakh is going to be the one […]

August 28, 2006

Eight days to go…

Eight days to go for the ride to heaven, trip route planning is almost done with only a few things left to fill. This is going to be one hell of a ride if I can pull it off, 19days of fun filled adventure.

August 25, 2006