Part I - Annapurna

FIRST PART OF THE NEPAL-TRILOGY - a photographic and poetic journey around the Annapurna
322 pages, 215 panoramic photographs, 23 poems, trekking-profile (2nd edition).

Annapurna Part I of the Nepal Trilogy


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Read the press - Press Articles Around Annapurna (PDF. ca. 0,7MB)

Contents - Chapters

Prologue    page 16
Besisahar to Tal    page 21
Tal to Lower Pisang    page 46
Lower Pisang to Manang    page 62
Manang to Thorung La    page 84
Thorung La to Kagbeni    page 112
Kagbeni to Lete    page 156
Lete to Tatopani    page 198
Tatopani to Ghorepani    page 226
Ghorepani to NayaPul    page 248
To Annapurna Basecamp    page 274
Epilogue    page 298
Appendix    page 302


I.    Annapurna Circuit    page 20
II.  To Annapurna Basecamp    page 273

Annapurna Profile Overview    page 304


Contents - Poems

Running ahead of the roads racing...    page 17
Mules    page 22
River: Morning    page 37
A Morning Walk    page 43
River: Night    page 49
In the Mountains    page 69
Shaligram    page 97
Snow    page 100
Glacier    page 109
The flags of Muktinath    page 120
Chorten, Muktinath    page 131
On my way to Muktinath    page 142
Desolate Mountain‘s of Mustang    page 158
Nilgiri‘s Consort    page 175
Kaphal Pakyo! Kaphal Pakyo!    page 209
Harvest    page 219
Twenty cups of tea    page 241
Ghorepani    page 251
Little Paradise Lodge    page 261
Birethanti    page 271
Ghandrung: Water-Play    page 278
A Lonely Brook    page 287
First visitors    page 299