Travel Inspiration - Mountains

Mountains are inspirational places to visit.  They offer beautiful scenery, fresh air, space, and sanctuaries for flora and fauna.


The top photo shows the Himalyan mountain range viewed from Dochula pass in Bhutan.  Some of the peaks are over 7,000 metres above sea level

The photo below shows Mount Everest, the world's tallest mountain (8,848 metres).  To its right is the fourth tallest peak, Lhotse.  The ridge on the left is Nuptse, about number 20 on the list of tallest peaks.  This photo was taken from a Drukair flight between Delhi and Bhutan in December 2010.
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Atlas mountains, Morocco



Blue Mountains, Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia

Charlie Nelson
April 2011