Nepal: 25 Pictures to inspire you

Part of the Nepal travel guide is to visit the temples in Nepalabout Nepal culture

Discover the amazing NEPAL

Nepal is a land full of centuries-old culture, customs and gestures, influenced by the high altitudes in the Himalayas and the prevalence of Hinduism and Buddhism religion.

The land of yaks, temples, stupas, beautiful countryside, prayers flags and prayer wheels, amazing mountains and with a strong influence of diverse people from neighboring countries such as India and Tibet.

Travel to Nepal through my lensens and get the taste of this amazing country and friendly people, and if you haven’t yet, include Nepal in your bucket list.

I shot everything with my Canon 70D using a Canon 18-135mm 1:3.5-5.6 IS STM lense as it is my go-to lens for landscape, city and street photojournalism.

Kathmandu - Durbar Square is a UNESCO site and it is a Hindu and Buddhist temple complex Kathmandu – Durbar Square is a UNESCO site and it is a Hindu and Buddhist temple complex Durbar Square Durbar Square Thamel is the commercial and touristy area in Kathmandu with shops, restaurants, bars and hotels Thamel is the commercial and touristy area in Kathmandu with shops, restaurants, bars and hotels The chaotic streets in Kathmandu also share space with temples and stupas The chaotic streets in Kathmandu also share space with temples and stupas Swayambhu (Monkey Temple) is a sacred Buddhist temple and UNESCO site Swayambhu (Monkey Temple) is a sacred Buddhist temple and UNESCO site Prayer wheels at Monkey Temple. It is located on top of a hill in the Kathmandu Valley and you can walk from Thamel Prayer wheels at Monkey Temple. It is located on top of a hill in the Kathmandu Valley and you can walk from Thamel Wonder why everyone calls this place as Monkey Temple? You will find them everywhere Wonder why everyone calls this place as Monkey Temple? You will find them everywhere Boudhanath Stupa is also a UNESCO site and is the  the largest stupa in Asia 
Boudhanath Stupa is also a UNESCO site and is the the largest stupa in Asia This is a beautiful and peaceful site where the Buddhists believe the remains of Kassapa Buddha remain This is a beautiful and peaceful site where the Buddhists believe the remains of Kassapa Buddha remain Bhaktapur Durbar Square
located in the Kathmandu Valley Bhaktapur Durbar Square located in the Kathmandu Valley Bhaktapur is also a UNESCO Heritage site and is located 13 km east of Kathmandu Bhaktapur is also a UNESCO Heritage site and is located 13 km east of Kathmandu Bhakatpur offers great combination of beautiful architecture and artisans crafting their products Bhakatpur offers great combination of beautiful architecture and artisans crafting their products The people in Nepal are  friendly and so proud of their culture and heritage The people in Nepal are friendly and so proud of their culture and heritage Pashupatinath is another UNESCO world heritage site and it is the oldest and most holy Hindu temple in Nepal
Pashupatinath is another UNESCO world heritage site and it is the oldest and most holy Hindu temple in Nepal Pashupatinath is where the local Hindus practice cremation by the Bagmati River. Pashupatinath is where the local Hindus practice cremation by the Bagmati River. Pokhara is the second largest city in Nepal and is located on a lake by the Himalayan Annapurna Mountain Range Pokhara is the second largest city in Nepal and is located on a lake by the Himalayan Annapurna Mountain Range Pokhara is a nice laid-back city, and also offers a large variety of outdoor sports Pokhara is a nice laid-back city, and also offers a large variety of outdoor sports The World Peace Pagoda was constructed by Buddhist monks from the Japanese Nipponzan Myohoji organization The World Peace Pagoda was constructed by Buddhist monks from the Japanese Nipponzan Myohoji organization The longest suspended bridge in the Annapurna Sanctuary The longest suspended bridge in the Annapurna Sanctuary Typical traditional construction in the Himalayan region Typical traditional construction in the Himalayan region Rice paddies in the Himalayas provide the "Bhat" in Dal Bhat Rice paddies in the Himalayas provide the “Bhat” in Dal Bhat This majestic peak in the Himalayas is called Machapuchare or Fish Tail Mountain and is a sacred peak in the Hindu religion This majestic peak in the Himalayas is called Machapuchare or Fish Tail Mountain and is a sacred peak in the Hindu religion Flying over Everest is an amazing opportunity to see the tallest mountain in the world Flying over Everest is an amazing opportunity to see the tallest mountain in the world Annapurna is the largest conservation area in the Himalayas Annapurna is the largest conservation area in the Himalayas Hiking the Annapurna Base Camp Hiking the Annapurna Base Camp

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17 thoughts on “Nepal: 25 Pictures to inspire you

  1. Cathia says:

    Great pictures! They could be in the National Geographic magazine. We really enjoyed seeing them. Such an exotic country.

  2. Angelica says:

    This pictures are absolutely gorgeous, thank you for sharing! What makes that lens your go to for cities? I’m slowly trying to learn more about photography!

    • Paula Martinelli says:

      Thanks Angelica for your visit and comment. The lens I use makes perfect because I found out I can carry less lenses during my trips, as this one is good for photojournalism, distance with depth of a field, people and building close ups…I am a big fan as it makes my life easier 🙂

    • Paula Martinelli says:

      HI April, thanks for your visit on my blog. I am so happy you moved Nepal to the top, it is an amazing place. I am working on several more content and hopefully they will be helpful for you. Your blog is beautiful!

  3. Paula Martinelli says:

    I am glad you like it Alexandra…Yes please, include hiking in Nepal in your bucket list because it is awesome 🙂

  4. Courtney says:

    Your photos are gorgeous! They really make me want to go back to Nepal again. I haven’t been since 2014. Thanks for sharing!

    • Paula Martinelli says:

      Hey Courtney, thank you so much, I am so glad you enjoyed the photos. Yes, Nepal is just incredible, I am still dreaming about going back to the Himalayas.

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