The two mountain passes into the regionfrom Kashmir to the west and from Himachal Pradesh to the southare crossable only in summer months. For centuries, the area remained cut off for most of the year. Air travel and migration from neighboring lands eventually brought a surge of cultural and economic influences from India. In the mid-1990s, when I first visited, traditional Ladakhi dress was still in favor. Today, dark-colored cloaks have given way to other, nontraditional styles of dress. Some younger Ladakhi women have adopted Indian styles, such as the shalwar kameez (a combination of loose-fitting pants and a long tunic). Leh is also now wired to the outside world, albeit with an internet connection that seems to fail daily. Many remote villages remain cut off by inclement weather or poor telecommunications, but their isolation Wholesale Scarves may not last much longer. PEAK ATTRACTIONS | A police car parked at Lehs Kushok Bakula Rinpoche airport; at more than 10,000 feet above sea level, its one of the highest-altitude airports in the world.Photo: Quentin De Briey for WSJ.
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