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... pine in the world. In brilliant sunshine which blessed most of our trip, the valley was magnificent with Yaks grazing, an old Chorten in a clearing, red lichen on all the rocks, back to the road where our bolero truck met us to take us back to Trashigang.
A lovely day visiting Gom Kora driving along what is one of the most beautiful valleys then a very special experience visiting the temple that Phuntsho built in ...
... Sarah where are you I need help. (Sarah always takes great photos, as you would expect). So no clouds and thus no rain...ironic.
We were going to camp at the Cherrapunji car park, however it was too exposed for our vehicle. I guess overlanders with enclosed bodies have no troubles however we have exposure issues. So we back tracked a little and found a track that took us to a fantastic remote place. Showered and all is good ...
... eingeladen die Nacht dort zu verbringen mussten aber umplanen da es dort gerade kein Wasser gab (aber wer will sich denn schon waschen?! ;-) Seit sechs Monaten sind sie nun also schon am bauen – ein Kustwerk mit erstaunlichem Zimmerhandwerk und Schnitzereien, die komplizierte und detaillierte Malerei hat gerade begonnen. Leute aus der Stadt, auch eine Gruppe Jungs von der Schule, waren da um zu helfen – es war ja Sonntag und damit schulfrei. Wir fragen eine ...
... two leaves and a bud, essentially the top of the bush. They will come back to the field in a few days when new buds have formed.
After lunch we hopped back in the van and finally crossed into Bhutan. The change was immediate. The buildings were all much more substantial and beautifully ornate. Traffic noise died down, and a sense of peacefulness pervaded the town of Samdrup Jongchar. We met our new guides, Tashi and Karma. Tomorrow we head to the ...
... got and I loved it. It was a real honour visiting them. This, was the highlight on the journey.
Late in the afternoon we bid them farewell. We crawled back to the highway. And now it felt really like a highway. We speed towards Samdrup Jongkhar and headed straight into the biggest, worst and longest roadworks ever. Almost 60 km of dirt, holes and slow traffic. But we made it. At approx. 20 hrs we made it into the Mountain Hotel. Safe in Samdrup Jongkhar.
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