Sunday afternoon stroll…

Sunday March 8th was International Women’s Day and thanks to the Government of Nepal a holiday for my colleagues and I. I made the most of this rare Sunday off work to join friends on a little stroll. We started from Gamcha, a small village not far form Kathmandu and spent a couple of hours heading up to the Summit Village Lodge for a spot of lunch;

#1 Winding our way up through the terraces in gorgeous sunshine;

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#2 Enjoying the clear signs of spring on all sides;


#3 The locals were enjoying the spring air too;

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#4 Upon reaching the lodge we were able to enjoy a little relaxation before lunch;

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#5 A spectacular daal bhaat lunch was served, and though the distant Himalaya were somewhat hidden the view of the valley still provided a fantastic backdrop;

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#6 I even managed to find space for the scrumptious dessert;

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#7 And a gentle stroll back down to another village Lamatar, admiring vistas across the valley, to get the bus back to the city. What a lovely way to spend a Sunday…





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