A couple of years ago I was laid in bed after a heavy weekend watching a travel documentary and thinking I’d never get it together to actually go see the world first hand. Destined would I be to forever watch the world through the screen of my laptop. The programme featured some paddy fields in China and I was mesmerized by the engineering behind it and the way the family worked to plant and harvest the rice. They were not only incredibly well designed but natural and beautiful, carved into the landscape.
3 years on and I am finally traveling (hooray) and have stumbled into the beautiful country of Nepal. Staying in the wonderful hilly area of Dhading, just outside of Kathmandu I am surrounded by paddy fields!