If you can imagine a hidden place, tucked safely away from the world… concealed by walls of high, snow-capped mountains… a place rich with all the strange beauty of your nighttime dreams… then you know where I am.

-the Himalayas, as described by Heinrich Harrer in Seven Years in Tibet. This is from my favorite scene of Seven Years in Tibet, which is one of my favorite movies. I thought of the movie often in Nepal because I was amongst the Himalayas,… Read More

Darjeeling Limited-esque

I took an overnight sleeper train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, and all I could think about the whole time was Wes Anderson. I love Wes Anderson’s movies, I think he’s the most creative, brilliant, weird director (and Houstonian!)…. Read More