The story about trekking in the Himalayas on pages 146 – 150 of the latest issue of Elle Deco SA will to stir the wanderlust of even the most committed couch potato. Here are more of Ruan Benade’s photos of magical Nepal to get those itchy feet of yours all a-twitch.

Read more about how to go about organising your own trekking trip on page 150 of Issue 54, and see more of Ruan Benade’s photographs at his Flickr page.