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Thursday, February 24, 2011

Closer to the sky - Nanga Parbat


View from the Karakorum Highway.


Closer to this awesome mountain: in the Tarashing Valley, Astore District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. March 2009.

That's where the trekking of the Rupal face of Nanga Parbat starts.

For our family it was an big adventure to come here.
Watch our impressions in this video: Im Himalaya

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8 comments:

Light and Voices said...

Oh my what an adverturous family you are. Mountain climbing must be your passion. Enjoy!
Lovely photos posted this week.
Joyce M

jo©o said...

Unbelievable mountain scene.
Perfect image.

Smalltown RN said...

Those are amazing photos...and what is even more amazing is your adventure....wow! What memories!

forgetmenot said...

Beautiful shot of an amazing mountain--quite inspiring. Mickie

Kay L. Davies said...

What an incredible experience! Fabulous photos of a magnificent mountain. When your son is 12 or 14, he'll want to do it again, so that he can remember it.
-- K

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

chubskulit said...

Gorgeous!

Chasing the sun down

bracomfotografie said...

very nice series, beautiful photos

sarahinsouthkorea said...

Carola,

Just stumpled upon your blog and you wowed me with your adventures and your photography.

Thanks a lot for visiting Pakistan inspite of all the negative image/vibes it has been getting through the media.

I appreciate your effort and literally loved your blog, your spirt and you being a travelling mom!

Peace!