Man wearing a topi in Bhaktapur

Category: Travel Portraits


Photo and caption by Ligiu Uiorean

A nepalese man is smiling at the camera. He is wearing a dhaka topi, a multicolored cap that is traditionally worn in Nepal and parts of Asia. Picture was taken late in the evening when he came out to sit in front of his house and watch the tourists retreat for the evening. Bhaktapur is an ancient town in the east corner of the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. It is listed as a World Heritage by UNESCO for its culture, temples, wood, metal and stone artwork.

Location: Bhaktapur, Nepal


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