Growth of 'Self-Ride Bike Tourism'
Maybe it is thriving and doing well because the government is not involved
Recently I went with Team Overdrive for the Independence Quattro Drive 2016. I was returning to Ladakh after some 12 years and the changes blew me away. Some of course are welcome, but some are heartbreaking. It’s great to see the growth in tourism and the better availability of places to stay, food and other essential amenities. Travelling through this lovely but difficult region has become easier, and Ladakh is certainly more tourist friendly now.
Sadly, the development has been haphazard in many places and the city of Leh has become a...