January 2016 Issue

Successful Selfies

Six steps to successful 'selfies'

Richard Barrett provides his top tips for taking those tricky self-portrait shots to a higher standard.

Barmi La Ladakh

Trekking the Barmi La to Central Ladakh

Cicerone author Radek Kucharski outlines a route which allows trekkers to combine two trekking routes between Padum and Lamayuru in Central Ladakh, by going over the Barmi La pass. This allows a combination of the popular route which visits a string of villages along the Zanskar River, and the wilder more remote and demanding Kanja La trek.