nepalese eye candy

I’m no mountainbiker, and generally not a fan of the dicovery/nat geo kinda visuals, let alone when accompanied by the spin-doctoring text and sound that characterizes that genre. But taste doesn’t rob me of the ability to appreciate craftsmanship. And this short PR piece is certainly well made. What pushed me to post it, is that its choice of terrain for selling Nepal to mountainbikers, and it could as well have been made for trailrunners, includes the Terai and Kathmandu valley.  The Terai gets zero trailrunning visitors, but it is absolutely lovely, and the footage of the valley includes one of my favorite valley rim spurs (from Kopan to close to Nage Gomba). With a scrapbook of Mustang posts I do not need to add anything about that part of the country. So this is not Nepal, but it is definitely why you should visit:

About roger henke

Still figuring out the story line that would satisfy myself here. Listening to what my family and friends evoke, what the words I absorb, the images that move me, the movements that still me, point to.
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