Spiti Valley: Day Hike From Kaza to Hikkim

Hikkim

For anyone in Kaza who wants to do a day-hike and doesnt have a lot of time to venture out into the rest of Spiti Valley, the hike to Hikkim may be perfect.  Currently there are no roads that reach this village, although one is in the works and should be completed shortly.  Even once […]

Tips for Trekking Northern Thailand

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Guidebooks and travel agencies advertise similar things in their hill trek tours: staying in a far removed hill tribe, cooking and eating native cuisine, elephant rides, visiting tea plantations, and so on.  In my experience we got all that we paid for in our trek, but the isolated hill tribe we stayed in did not […]