rumors are true—Hyderabad, Andra Pradesh, India. My pictures are here, more of the city (props to Google Images) are here. I don't really feel like I'm "traveling" just yet, since I'm working from our office for the majority of each day. (and being fed by amazing cooks and driven around by courteous drivers and being cleaned up after by smiling staff... more on that later). Fortunately I'm here this weekend, so I'll be able to do some site-seeing with some of the gang.
Air Sahara back to Delhi to rendezvous with Zach (far right) and his Dad. September 2 we head to Agra to see Taj Mahal, then back to Delhi on the 4th.
trek in Ladakh. Originally I was only to do the first two weeks, skipping the Stok Kangri extension. But as the trip neared, my dormant travel bug decided to wake up... "So you should do the extension and stuff because you're already out & up there (the remote Himalaya), and you might not ever be there again. And there's the possibility of summiting a 20,000 ft. peak!" [ego is stroked.] So Stok it is.
Assuming all goes well, we fly back to Delhi September 22, and I head home the 24th.
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