ladakh

Turtuk: The King Between the Mountains

Jay Tindall | November 11, 2019

“The Yabgo dynasty ruled this area for 2,000 years,” the king says. The humble Yabgo Mohammad Khan Kacho rules over the buckwheat fields and quiet stone streets of Turtuk on the Ladakh’s Pakistan borderlands.

Luxury Guide to India Festivals in 2019

Paris Ericksen | January 24, 2019

Seeing the festivals of India isn’t difficult if you get a flight and a car, but to see it in style takes a little Remote Lands know-how. This luxury guide to India festivals will put you on the right track.

How to Spot a Snow Leopard at 13,000 feet

Travelogues | July 5, 2017

Lurking furtively among the coarse, weathered mountains of the dry Ladakh region of India is one of the most elusive creatures in the natural world, a majestic beast of stealth and solitude.