Ladakh Monasteries

Leh Ladakh Monasteries

Located in the Northernmost part of India (Jammu and Kashmir) and bordering with China, Ladakh is the perfect spot for two main things – landscapes and monasteries (called gompa in Ladakh). It’s an ex-Buddhist Kingdom that is home to picturesque Tibetan monasteries set in Himalayan backdrops. Contrary to media hype, it’s generally safe to travel … Read more

5 Bulgarian Monasteries you Cannot Miss

Bulgarian Monasteries

Bulgaria is an amazing place to travel – rich in culture and history, not mention the excellent value for money. One of the things I loved about the country was the outstanding Bulgarian monasteries making the country a contender for home to the best monasteries in the world. Oh, and it’s cheap too – in … Read more