Category Archives: Outdoors

Canyoneering ~ Weilyngkut to Umlyngka, East Khasi Hills

“…we were forced to raise our minds for the instant from the routine of life and to recognise the presence of those great elemental forces which shriek at mankind through the bars of his civilisation, like untamed beasts in a

Canyoneering ~ Weilyngkut to Umlyngka, East Khasi Hills

“…we were forced to raise our minds for the instant from the routine of life and to recognise the presence of those great elemental forces which shriek at mankind through the bars of his civilisation, like untamed beasts in a

The Hitch-Hikers Guide to Caving

“Lots of water and lots of limestone” Fraser roughly sums up why this particular region is riddled with caves. “Lots of water and lots of limestone”. The water channels it’s way underground over millennia and forms what is some of

The Hitch-Hikers Guide to Caving

“Lots of water and lots of limestone” Fraser roughly sums up why this particular region is riddled with caves. “Lots of water and lots of limestone”. The water channels it’s way underground over millennia and forms what is some of

Kaladan / Kolodyne River Expedition, Mizoram 2012.

RIB Expedition : A core group of dedicated river runners led by the very experienced Andy Leemann. Source to Sea Expeditions : Orinoco, Zambezi, Amazon, Mekong, Ganges, Brahmaputra, Gomati, and this year, the Kolodyne. Video & team snapshot at page

Kaladan / Kolodyne River Expedition, Mizoram 2012.

RIB Expedition : A core group of dedicated river runners led by the very experienced Andy Leemann. Source to Sea Expeditions : Orinoco, Zambezi, Amazon, Mekong, Ganges, Brahmaputra, Gomati, and this year, the Kolodyne. Video & team snapshot at page

Republic Day at Wah Khri

Give a tribal an excuse and he’s off to where you won’t find him. 26th of January, Republic Day, India. For more than two decades, holidays that celebrate India as a nation have been boycotted by various militant and pressure

Republic Day at Wah Khri

Give a tribal an excuse and he’s off to where you won’t find him. 26th of January, Republic Day, India. For more than two decades, holidays that celebrate India as a nation have been boycotted by various militant and pressure

A Night At The Opera (Rainiest place in the world)

1 mad Irishman, 1 laid back half German-half Khasi, 1 native Khasi. Kut Madan – from the native Khasi language translates into – “End of the Land”. Located on the eastern edge of the Sohra (Cherrapunjee) headland, it has an

A Night At The Opera (Rainiest place in the world)

1 mad Irishman, 1 laid back half German-half Khasi, 1 native Khasi. Kut Madan – from the native Khasi language translates into – “End of the Land”. Located on the eastern edge of the Sohra (Cherrapunjee) headland, it has an

David Scott’s Trail – Ladmawphlang to Mawphlang

David Scott.  British Administrator, political agent to the British Raj, and all around bad-boy left something behind that still exists in bits and pieces till this day. His operations and reach stretched about 29 years (1802-1832) in the Khasi Hills

David Scott’s Trail – Ladmawphlang to Mawphlang

David Scott.  British Administrator, political agent to the British Raj, and all around bad-boy left something behind that still exists in bits and pieces till this day. His operations and reach stretched about 29 years (1802-1832) in the Khasi Hills