driving to khardung la
Two flights and combined 12 hours of waiting in airports, my transit from metropolitan Singapore to the far depths of the Silk Road battered and harassed my mortal body as if I went through five rounds of repeatedly being spanked like a disobedient avocado.
I just want a complete, uninterrupted bed rest for two full days.
Two full days, by the way, is the recommended acclimatization period with the route I chose to get to Ladakh. The abrupt jump from sea level to an altitude of 11,500 ft above is nothing …