workers repaving street - darjeeling (india)

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workers repaving street - darjeeling (india)

Workers paving street with asphalt, in Darjeeling (India)

They insert rocks to improve grip since the streets of Darjeeling are quite steep.­

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March 25, 2013
Hill Cart Road, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101, India

Photos of road construction (Vietnam, Laos, India).­

Those photos are also in my Vietnam photo album, Laos photo album and India photo album.

You can also check these smaller selections of photos on selected subjects:

- Tribe people of Vietnam: A selection of my best photos of Tribe people from Northern Vietnam.­

- Markets of Vietnam.

- Tiết canh (raw blood soup).

- Road construction.

- Spaying a piglet.

India 2013 1558 photos

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­