Flying out of Leh turned out to be quite an experience for us. Thanks to changes made by Jet Airways long back, we had an early 7:40 am flight instead of our preferred 8:20 am flight. So, we had to be at the airport by 6-6:15ish. Again, we woke up real early and left without… Read More Day 8 – Flying out of Leh
After months of research, preparation, phone calls to various hotels & taxi drivers, the long patient wait was over. It was April 25th and the day had arrived to fly to Leh! We did have a minor hiccup with our Jet Airways flight reservation, as mentioned in this post, but it was all sorted in… Read More Day 0 – Flying to Leh via Delhi
We had planned to visit Ladakh in late April, and found out that the best way to get there was to either do a road trip from Srinagar to Leh or simply fly there. The route from Manali to Leh via the Rohtang Pass would not be open in April-end because of the snow/weather. Besides,… Read More The day when Jet cancelled flight 2.5 months in advance!
Flying to New Zealand is long, time consuming, and can be tiring! Most flights from India to South Island go via Asia and then Australia (2 stops). If you book early, you might be able to get a one-stop flight to Christchurch with Singapore Airlines, but otherwise it is pretty much a two stop affair.… Read More The long (flight) journey to New Zealand