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What it feels like on top of the world – spiritual travel

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People might find this post a bit odd, as it deals with two completely different places in completely different locations […]

Sustainable Tourism

Responsible and Sustainable tourism

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The tourism industry is an amazing thing. In the past century we have come a long way and are today […]

My first visit to the Himalayas – Recap

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The Himalayas Late last week I started posting journal entries I had kept during my first visit to Nepal. Some […]

Nepal Experience: My first visit to Kathmandu – Day 3

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Nepal Experience – Day 3 Well, it’s 7:30 am and I’ve managed to survive the night without any food since […]

Nepal Experience

Nepal Experience: My first visit to Kathmandu – Day 2

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Nepal Experience: Day 2 This morning I had to call downstairs because the power went out and the young guy […]

Kathmandu Experience

Kathmandu Experience: My first trip to Nepal – Day 1

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Nepal – Kathmandu Experience: Day 1 The journey from New York was a long and tiring one. I hadn’t considered […]

My first Bhutan Experience

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A couple of years ago I came to the decision to visit some friends in Bhutan. I had never been […]

Little Buddha – Buddhism

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Bhuddism in Bhutan One of the cutest things I came across in Bhutan were little monk kids. Actually, I leaned […]

Bibi and Kids in Bhutan

Traditional Clothing

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One of my favourite things about all the different cultures and traditions of the many different countries of the world […]

Fertility blessing in Bhutan

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A Japanese couple, once, in the 90’s wanted a child. They had tried for many years and after hearing about […]

Bhutanese Hot Stone Bath

Bhutan Hot Stone Bath

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Bhutan Hot Stone Bath Similar to in Japan, Bhutan offers a traditional form of bath called the hot stone bath. […]

Holi Festival

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Holi Festival You may have come across something like this while in India or Nepal: coloured powder. It exists in […]

The Garden of Dreams – Kathmandu Sights

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Kathmandu Sights While staying in Kathmandu I stayed in a lovely little local hotel located on Lampinzat, near the Palace. […]

Himalayan Food – Momos

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Himalayan Food Surely you will be familiar with the amazing dumplings often served as appetizers at Chinese restaurants. Well, when in Nepal, […]

Cake in Bhutan? Only at the Art Cafe! (Bhutan Dining)

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For a real treat go on and visit the Art Cafe in Thimphu, Bhutan and try some of their amazing […]

Bhutan – The land of the Thunder Dragon

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Bhutan is a country of natural beauty, traditions and great economical changes. It has always been an independent country, underwent […]