Northern India + The Himalayas

Northern India + The Himalayas Travel Guide

Articles about Northern India + The Himalayas

Sustainability “People want to create spaces that tell their story,” Global Vision Awards jury member David Gensler says. “They want to be direct and inspiring in a complicated world.” These four winners embrace the idea that building and operati...
By Lyndsey Matthews
By Bree Sposato
North America Iconic Hikes Our top picks for tackling some of the most scenic U.S. landscapes. Yosemite National Park, California: On the Yosemite Walking & Hiking tour from Backroads, stroll beneath an 1,800-year-old giant sequoia in the park’...
By Sarah Gold
When San Francisco ad executive John Porter started planning his annual vacation in 2005, he knew he wanted something different. A seasoned traveler, Porter had already stayed in swanky resorts and explored exotic destinations around the globe—all...
By Kiran Desai
The mural in the Tashiding Monastery is of a graceful woman mounted on a yak in a lotus blossom garden. “That is Tara,” explains a monk: a virtuous form of Buddha. “And that?” A fierce figure resembling something out of a Japanese cartoon sits as...

Hotels in Northern India + The Himalayas

Located in the foothills of the Himalayas and surrounded by cedar forests and snowcapped mountain ranges, Wildflower Hall was the former residence of Lord Kitchener, a commander of the British army.

Things to do in Northern India + The Himalayas

Specializes in handmade Ladakhi and Tibetan jewelry and antique headdresses.