A moment between Marpha and Kalopani
is it that makes trekking such a wonderful experience? I know
I haven't revealed it so far.
It is a synergy of various things, including traveling under
your own power, being in a new and wildly different place,
and the rhythm and physical exertion and cultural challenges
and the people you meet or even just see and greet along the
way, the glimpses into their amazing faces and lives.
And the experiences shared with your companions. And the food
and the sunrises and sunsets on the snowy peaks and the little
villages and the rhythm of life in those villages and on the
farms you pass, and having the time to experience them some
instead of flying over them or whizzing past them in a car.
in the smells, the tastes, the feel of the place. And Nepal
has a good feel, a friendly feel.
of this day
The next day
travelogue is part of the subside