We had asked you, dear readers, to share pictures from your travels to Kashmir.
Rediff reader Gagan Chachra shared these photographs.
Gagan Chachra visited Kashmir in June 2019.
"It was peaceful," he says.
"We travelled to Sonmarg, Pahalgam and Gulmarg. We saw defence personnel everywhere.
"The locals were simple and honest.
"We visited Shankaracharya temple and all popular gardens. We enjoyed boating at the Dal Lake and shopping in Lal Chowk market," Gagan added.
Here are some photographs from Gagan's trip to the valley.
Dear readers, have you visited Kashmir recently?
Did you travel as a couple or with your family?
Which places did you go to? What was the most exciting part of the trip?
Share your pictures and stories with us.
Send us your most interesting travel pictures on firstname.lastname@example.org (subject line: Kashmir Travel Pics) along with your NAME, AGE and LOCATION. We'll feature the best responses right here on Rediff.com.