Photos uploaded into Flickr for our morning in Thimphu
Stroll through the backstreets to Columbia Road Flower Market, returning with four varieties of tomato plant: Shirley, Moneymaker, Yellow and Sun Baby
Quick catch up with Jo, Barney, Rosa and friends at the Waterside cafe
Home to chill out on the roof terrace, lounging on the beanbag rereading The Far Pavilions – having long ago forgotten that much of the novel is set in the Himalaya of NWFP
Once the shadows arrived, refreshing the soil in various terracotta pots and planting out the tommy toes – capturing one snail (large) and one slug (small) in the process; both later liberated in a podium bed
Heading back down to the podium with book and beanbag for another few chapters and an opportunity to luxuriate in the unseasonably early summer sun
And now, armed with a pot of tea and malt loaf, back to the Bhutan photos….