Earthquake in Nepal
My thoughts are with Nepal as I dig up some photos of my 2013 research trip in the arid, dynamic Terai…
From Kathmandu to Nepalgunj, I catch a magical glimpse of Mount Everest from my small plane window. I dream of trekking there one day.
Here is Banke, the gateway to the flatlands of west Nepal:
My team and I drop into town to look for a place to eat lunch:
We finally find momos (dumplings) in a modest house restaurant in Banke! I love momos!
My breakfast everyday:
I love this man’s style:
A goat herder:
Our driver takes us to a nice fish place for lunch. I cross my fingers that they fry those things to a crispy crisp:
One afternoon, my team invites me to hike the suspension bridge to India:
At the end of the bridge, I find this woman with a Mona Lisa smile: