Kathmandu

These pictures were taken in October 2014, about 7 months before the devastating earthquake. The first day in Kathmandu is tough. The heavy pollution hovering in the entire valley makes breathing uncomfortable. Lungs are burning and the skin is covered with sweat and dust. It’s hot, chaotic and difficult to go around. There are no […]

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Floating above the clouds.

I was climbing up and up and up and up for two days. The air became very thin and the headache unstoppable – the signs of altitude sickness. The higher I climbed the harder it got. After 3000 metres over the sea level the effort becameĀ unbearable. Every ten steps I had to stop, take a […]

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