India Downtown New Delhi, it is hot and a man is taking a nap in the middle of the noisy street.
India Downtown New Delhi, it is hot and a man is taking a nap in the middle of the noisy street.
India Deeg - Our Deeg Palace guide invited us for tea at his house, where his children playfully posed for us.
India Deeg - Our Deeg Palace guide invited us for tea at his house, where his children playfully posed for us.
India Kekri - Milkman in Rajasthan.
India Kekri - Milkman in Rajasthan.
India Kekri - We met this family the day before their daughter was to be married. 
India Kekri - We met this family the day before their daughter was to be married. 
India Kekri - Grandmother of the groom.
India Kekri - Grandmother of the groom.
India Bundi - Open air barbershop(waiting for clients).
India Bundi - Open air barbershop(waiting for clients).
Nepal near Nepalganj - Peacefull moment at the riverside. 
Nepal near Nepalganj - Peacefull moment at the riverside. 
Nepal Bardiya National Park - Our guide waiting for tigers to appear, this is safari on foot!
Nepal Bardiya National Park - Our guide waiting for tigers to appear, this is safari on foot!
Nepal Bardiya National Park - My hand in a rhino footprint, the guide told us to climb a tree or zigzag if a rhino attacked us...
Nepal Bardiya National Park - My hand in a rhino footprint, the guide told us to climb a tree or zigzag if a rhino attacked us...
Nepal Jomson Trek - Also know as the apple pie trail, the Nepali here are thaught to cook western-style dishes. 
Nepal Jomson Trek - Also know as the apple pie trail, the Nepali here are thaught to cook western-style dishes. 
Nepal Pashupatinath Temple - The cremation of a dead body in this sacred Hindu Temple complex. 
Nepal Pashupatinath Temple - The cremation of a dead body in this sacred Hindu Temple complex. 
Nepal Pashupatinath Temple - This Sadhu is famous in Nepal, his face appeared in many Nepali tourist brochures.
Nepal Pashupatinath Temple - This Sadhu is famous in Nepal, his face appeared in many Nepali tourist brochures.  
Nepal Pashupatinath Temple - Another holy men.
Nepal Pashupatinath Temple - Another holy men.
Tibet pass - everywhere in Tibet you can find these flags on the highest travel points.
Tibet pass - everywhere in Tibet you can find these flags on the highest travel points.
Tibet Dram - The first town in Tibet coming from Nepal.
Tibet Dram - The first town in Tibet coming from Nepal.
Tibet near Lhasa - Blind man on his way, led by a young girl.
Tibet near Lhasa - Blind man on his way, led by a young girl.
Tibet Sera Drepung Monastery - The monks debate and recite the Buddhist scriptures with great passion.
Tibet Sera Drepung Monastery - The monks debate and recite the Buddhist scriptures with great passion.
Tibet - Yak roaming around in the countryside, but they are someone's livestock judging by their ear ornaments.
Tibet - Yak roaming around in the countryside, but they are someone's livestock judging by their ear ornaments.
Tibet Samye Monastery - Girl visiting the monastery with her parents. 
Tibet Samye Monastery - Girl visiting the monastery with her parents. 
Tibet Lhasa - Latest fashion in town.
Tibet Lhasa - Latest fashion in town.
Tibet Lhasa - Victim of fashion.
Tibet Lhasa - Victim of fashion.
Tibet Lhasa Potala Palace - Chinese people dressing up as "Tibetan".
Tibet Lhasa Potala Palace - Chinese people dressing up as "Tibetan".
Tibet - Travelers on the road.
Tibet - Travelers on the road.
Tibet on our way to Tidrum Nunnery - These guys helped us the moment our Toyota Cruiser was slipping towards the abyss on the icy road.
Tibet on our way to Tidrum Nunnery - These guys helped us the moment our Toyota Cruiser was slipping towards the abyss on the icy road.
Tibet Lhasa Jokhang Temple - The most sacred Buddhist centre. This is where the pilgrims go, sometimes in full prostration from hundreds of miles away. They circumambulate the Jokhang 3 times and return home the same way. Om Mani Padme Hum.
Tibet Lhasa Jokhang Temple - The most sacred Buddhist centre. This is where the pilgrims go, sometimes in full prostration from hundreds of miles away. They circumambulate the Jokhang 3 times and return home the same way. Om Mani Padme Hum.
Tibet - Chamba our very experienced driver, it is mandatory to rent a car with driver (You need a Chinese drivers license). And you would need the skills to drive a 4WD on icy roads.
Tibet - Chamba our very experienced driver, it is mandatory to rent a car with driver (You need a Chinese drivers license). And you would need the skills to drive a 4WD on icy roads.
Tibet Namtso lake - The only nomad family that was still there.
Tibet Namtso lake - The only nomad family that was still there.
Tibet Namtso lake - Friendly people and it is very nice and warm inside the yurt.
Tibet Namtso lake - Friendly people and it is very nice and warm inside the yurt.
Tibet Namtso lake - Hugh blocks of drifting ice.
Tibet Namtso lake - Hugh blocks of drifting ice.
Tibet Namtso lake - This nun runs a cave guest-house. We were the only tourists, Namtso is a notorious destination. You could be trapped here for months if the pass is closed due to snow. 
Tibet Namtso lake - This nun runs a cave guest-house. We were the only tourists, Namtso is a notorious destination. You could be trapped here for months if the pass is closed due to snow. 
Tibetan landscape, fields with grazing yaks and a massive mountain range in the background.
Tibetan landscape, fields with grazing yaks and a massive mountain range in the background.
Tibet Lhasa - It is important to keep the little ones warm.
Tibet Lhasa - It is important to keep the little ones warm.

photography: Linda Osnabrug & Jan Daniel Wolters 
post-production: Jan Daniel Wolters

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