Day 5: Lhasa

Urban sketching in Tibet.


Jokhang temple


Potala Palace

When I show this drawing to one of our Tibetan drivers, he puts his thumb over the Chinese flag.

Day 3: Kathmandu to Yumbulagang

Urban sketching in Nepal and Tibet.



Kathmandu airport, waiting for the flight across the Himalayas. A monk buys Tolberone and Pringles. 


In Tibet: Yumbulagang monastery. Prayer flags cover the hills around.

Day 2: Kathmandu

Urban sketching in Nepal. Second stage of the journey gets us a far as Kathmandu. Lunch at a restaurant overlooking the dome of the Boudhanath Stupa (behind the umbrellas).