Mountain vistas

by Stacy Phillips July. 18, 2017 4100 views

When people ask me why I work in the Himalaya, these are the photos I will show them. And they'll feel foolish for asking.

Some of the steepest, most dramatic scenery in the world.

Some of the steepest, most dramatic scenery in the world.

A typical Bhutanese scene, with the Raven being the national bird.

A typical Bhutanese scene, with the Raven being the national bird.

Spectacular snow-capped peaks.

Spectacular snow-capped peaks.

The magnificent Masang Kang peak, towering above us at a height of 6581m.

The magnificent Masang Kang peak, towering above us at a height of 6581m.

I could've stayed with this view of the Masang Kang valley forever.

I could've stayed with this view of the Masang Kang valley forever.

Even as we came down from the high mountains of the NW, the river valleys of the lowlands were equally as impressive.

Rich agricultural lands to the north of Punakha.

Rich agricultural lands to the north of Punakha.

Beautiful views from Mongar.

Beautiful views from Mongar.

The mist clung to the hill outside our hotel in Trashigang.

The mist clung to the hill outside our hotel in Trashigang.

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Jay Boggess 3 years, 3 months ago

Stunningly beautiful series of these majestic landscapes! Wow!

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Roopa Ravi 3 years, 4 months ago

Love the Himalayas. Need to go back again to some of those beautiful places in Himachal Pradesh, india.

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Stacy Phillips Replied to Roopa Ravi 3 years, 4 months ago

Yeah, I've heard it is beautiful out there too :)

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Phyllis 3 years, 4 months ago

incredibly beautiful photos!!

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Stacy Phillips Replied to Phyllis 3 years, 4 months ago

Thank you! :)

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Timothy Bullock 3 years, 4 months ago

Beautiful!!

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Stacy Phillips Replied to Timothy Bullock 3 years, 4 months ago

It really is! :)

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