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View of Upper Mustang from Kagbeni, Nepal

The magnificent view towards the remote kingdom of Upper Mustang shot from the village of Kabeni. Upper Mustang is still a very isolated area located in the himalayas.

I would have loved to visit but the permit is difficult to obtain and costs 500 US$. Unfortunately (in my view at least) the Chinese government is building a highway through the region which will totally change one of these last untouched kingdoms in the world.


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Taken on April 17, 2009