Posts Tagged ‘Himalaya’

Leaving Pokhara. Portraits. Friends.

Saturday, March 3rd, 2012

This post is a reprint of a post by kianhong that originally appeared at KianHong Photography.

I thought of staying another day in Pokhara at first. It was warmer here, and it was less congested, unlike in Kathmandu. But the rational side of me kept telling me to waste no time and move ahead to Patan. So here I am, at the tourist bus park waiting for the departure. I will [...]

Living my life

Monday, February 27th, 2012

This post is a reprint of a post by kianhong that originally appeared at KianHong Photography.

(Click to enlarge the picture. Sunrise view of the Annapurna Range at Sarangkot.) It’s surreal. I have never felt so calm for a very long time. I’m sitting on the steps leading up to the Buddha statue, still trying to catch my breath after an hour of climb from the foot of the hill. I [. (Read more...)

Himalaya view on the flight

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

This post is a reprint of a post by kianhong that originally appeared at KianHong Photography.

It’s not difficult to understand why some travellers are willing to reach the airport 3 hours or more just to make sure they got the window seats, especially boarding a flight to Nepal, home to eight of the world’s ten tallest mountains. I got a window seat when I flew to Kathmandu, but (Read more...)