On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

I used every fibre of my being to get a window seat on the commercial flight from New Delhi to Leh, Ladakh, situated in the north west of India in the Himalayas. It was even better than I could’ve hoped for. The range first cropped up as snow covered peaks above the clouds, which cleared to give a breathtaking panroama of the diversity of the landscape – rolling sand dunes,  sharp peaks and deep valleys, lakes and rivers, desert and snow fields, pockets of greenery where inhabitants have created sustainable ecosystems, and the staggering crevices and cracks that bear years of spring melt.

The most spectacular flight:

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

 

 

  4 comments for “On a spectacular flight into the Himalayas: photos

  1. Jie
    August 12, 2014 at 9:22 am

    Bec, these need to be printed and exhibited x

    • Bec
      August 24, 2014 at 10:24 am

      Jie, you’re the sweetest x

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