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Sumatra Photography

Sumatra is the largest of Indonesia’s 17,508 islands and it was the first island that I would visit during the trip in November 2018. The island has several active volcanos and was once populated by dense rainforests. The areas that were once dense rain forests are now populated with deforested fields and palm oil plantations. The road to Gunung Leuser seems like a never ending stretch up money driven devastation.  The remaining… Read More

Tea houses surrounded by breathtaking scenery, challenging trekking that is accessible to most and often being referred to as a photographers paradise, its easy to understand why the Annapurna Region is a very popular destination in Nepal for yoga and trekking . I chose to trek Gorepani and Poon Hill: this trek boasts spectacular views of the Himalayas, including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, III, and IV, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna,… Read More

Accessible to most people, it is popular to trek the Gorepani and Poon hill areas in the Annapurna region. With beautiful scenery, challenging but achievable trekking, its easy to understand why  Annapurna is referred to as a photographers paradise This trek boasts spectacular views of the Himalayas, including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, III, and IV, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna, and Manaslu ranges among others. After trekking, practising meditation and hatha… Read More

Nepal had been on my hit-list of places to go visit for a long time after many friends and travellers told me I MUST go. You can trek the popular Gorepani and Poon hill in the Annapurna region. With beautiful scenery, challenging but accesible trekking, its easy to understand why  Annapurna is referred to as a photographers paradise This trek boasts spectacular views of the Himalayas, including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, III,… Read More