Little Tibet loomed large. Surrounding blue sky. Massive brown mountains. Snow jagged peaks. Tails of bright prayer flags.
For me, it was a dazzling flashback to Tibet (in China in 1994) but also fresh and exciting.
But for my novice-traveler GF Wei; simply mind-blowing.
READ – Part #1 for trip story and travel advice: Extreme Himalaya Highway – Srinagar to Leh Road #1