Walkabouts and wonders

"A life not examined is a life not lived" – Socrates

Kalimpong first impressions

The first couple of days here have been an avalanche of new and exciting experience; too much to yet make sense of, let alone write about – but here are a few pictures to give a sense of where I am and what the scenery looks like –

At the river's edge, on the way up to Kalimpong

At the river’s edge, on the way up to Kalimpong

My driver/guide/host - the indefatigable Jiwan

My driver, guide and patient host – the indefatigable Jiwan Rai

First morning view, down the mountain

First morning view, down the “hill”-side

Pretty by the roadside

Pretty by the roadside

A glimpse of Katchenjunga  after the mists have cleared.

A glimpse of Kanchenjunga after the mists have cleared.

More in the coming days about Kalimpong and the project and also the city of the birds.

2 responses to “Kalimpong first impressions

  1. sharon sharp 10/03/2013 at 10:21 am

    wow, spectacular 🙂

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