Cross that off the bucket list! 1) Driving a scooter 😜 2) in the Himalayas!
Epic epic epic journey with buddy Beau, following the turquoise Ganga on the way to its source, up mountain roads where buses hurdle around corners and *actually* run you off the road (happened multiple times) with 1000 foot drops right there but you're so giddy with how gorgeous it is that you might almost welcome an Evel Knievel launch to your finish line.
All these multicolored towns built into the desperately steep hills, recalling San Fran's "little boxes on the hillside," (also probably made of ticky-tacky, but none look just the same), and mountains and ravines looking at times alpine and at times like desert.
Here two rivers come together to become the Ganga which then flows through the rest of India. There is a special word for a confluence of two rivers-"prayag"-and they are always holy