People say it changes you.
Experience Botho Guesthouse. It´s located in Shey, 15 km from busy Leh. It offers cosy apartments for little money.
Your hosts - Thinles and Sonum - are ladakhi people. If you want to get in touch with ladakhi culture they will help you - starting with food. Their Momos (vegetable filled pastry) are almost the best in whole ladakh. They invite you to get in touch to neighbours and friends.