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The Ultimate Fashion Show is Happening at the Edge of the World!
This Wednesday Post: Plan your trip to Ladakh for all good reasons, know about some great events happening in Australia, plan a Mindful Getaway near Jaipur and experience the monsoon bliss at Coorg ✨
Imagine witnessing the spectacle of the world's most stunning women strutting down a runway elevated higher than the clouds!
Scarily exciting, isn't it?
But hold on, this is no mere fantasy – it's an actual reality set to unfold at Ladakh International Music Festival 2023!
Get ready to be enthralled as some of the most beautiful and influential women from across the globe grace the Ladakh International Fashion Runway. This unparalleled event will take place at Umling La, the awe-inspiring world's highest motorable pass, sitting at a breathtaking altitude of 19,022 ft.
Prepare to be dazzled by this extraordinary fusion of fashion and nature, an event that promises to leave an indelible mark on the world of high-altitude glamour!
In the Spotlight:
If You’re Planning to Travel to Oz, This Calendar is for You!
Guess what? I've been to Australia twice, but darn it, I missed out on all those epic festivals and nail-biting matches!
But you don’t need to worry - because when you get to visit this enchanting land, you're in for a real treat! Australia knows how to throw a party like it’s nobody's business, and they've got some of the coolest international sports tournaments too!
I mean, picture this: sun, surf, and a rousing lineup of year-round events that'll knock your socks off! No matter when you drop by Oz, you're in for a wild ride of celebrations and adrenaline-pumping action.
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🎬Imagine this: you're right smack in the heart of a vibrant city, surrounded by towering skyscrapers. All of a sudden, it's like the world hits pause, and you have this incredible epiphany - right here, in this very spot, your all-time favorite movie star once strolled down the very same street! How utterly surreal and mind-blowing is that?!
🧘Buckle up and unleash the full power of those ATV engines, dive headfirst into heart-pounding paintball battles, and conquer some seriously thrilling treks. And guess what? By the end of the day, you'll be kicking back in pure luxury at those swanky domes!
🤐Did you know that Japan basked in the glory of being number one in the Henley Passport Index? But guess what happened in the summer of 2023? Japan slipped down to third place, and this country snatched the crown as the World's Most Powerful Passport!
☕If I had the option, I'd totally teleport myself to Coorg right now! Just imagine being there, sitting amidst a charming coffee plantation, and savoring the drizzles falling gently from the sky. It's like living in a dream!
Destination of the Week: Puga Valley 🌄
I started off this Newsletter with an exciting event that's happening in Ladakh and thought that if you're considering attending it, why not make a detour to a truly hidden gem?
Tucked away in the southeastern part of Ladakh, within the Changthang Valley, there's this absolutely captivating hamlet - a place of great importance because of its breathtaking natural beauty and fascinating geothermal wonders.
Welcome to Puga Valley - the quaint hamlet of Ladakh, that never fails to leave visitors spellbound with its one-of-a-kind geothermal activities.
From sulphur and borax deposits to mud pools and hot springs, this place is a dream come true for those eager to study and explore the unique geology of the region.
What to watch this weekend!
Did you manage to watch ‘The Beach’ last weekend? In case you did, I’m sure Maya Bay has stolen your heart already!
This weekend, I’m planning to re-watch ‘The Darjeeling Limited’ and I thought I should suggest that to you all. Amidst the Wes Anderson craze on the ‘gram, feast your eyes on the delightful tale of three brothers embarking on a whimsical train adventure in a film that could only be the creation of the man himself.
With Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody, and Jason Schwartzman leading the way, this quirky and colorful masterpiece follows their lively escapades as they navigate both arguments and bonds throughout a picturesque rail journey in India.
Today's newsletter is sponsored by this gorgeous tortoise, who’s in Zen mode amidst the blues!
Goodbye for now! I’ll catch you next week with a bunch of exciting travel tales from all corners of the world. Can't wait to share the fun with you!