Fishermen in Mist
At the start of the our hike this day, we walked around Poway Lake which was socked in with fog. A few minutes later the fog shifted and lifted.
...sits on a rock in the desert sun.
Borrego Palm Canyon
.. soaking in the river.
Trail to Samar
The next day we were on this spectacular trail to Samar.
In April, I spent 3 weeks trekking in Nepal with my guide, Pramod, and a friend, Sylvia.
Children collect dung in a straw basket.
At School in Nepal
Pramod jumps over the Himalayas.
Cup of Tea
We sat in the kitchen of the lodge in the village of Tsarang drinking tea with a few locals.
Child on the Way
I like her traditional outfit.
... at the entrance of a monastery.
This is the road between Lo Mantang and Choser.
Cream Cheese Cheeks
Boy with the Bowl
The boy with the bowl to my left was the youngest one at the school, about 6 years old.
It gets extremely windy here. Sunglasses keep the sand out of eyes.
Pramod Helps Out
Pramod grabbed a shovel and tried to help out. No luck.
Outside the Lodge
Sylvia was a joy to travel with, easy going and joyful.
Almost every afternoon the winds in this region would pick up fiercely. Towering above the village is the mountain, Nilgiri.