Tag: Nepal

The best tea house treks in Nepal

The best tea house treks in Nepal

This post is about the best tea house treks in Nepal. Tea house treks in Nepal make the mountains accessible to anyone who visits the country whether you are an amateur hiker or a professional mountaineer. Nepal is home to some of the most spectacular 

Nepal itinerary: one month in Nepal

Nepal itinerary: one month in Nepal

This post helps you in planning your Nepal itinerary. Nepal is a unique and memorable country. Most people know Nepal because of the Himalayas. But the country has so much more to offer than mountains alone.  Its natural beauty is outstanding and much more diverse 

What to do in Kathmandu: a city travel guide

What to do in Kathmandu: a city travel guide

What to do in Kathmandu was a famous song back in 2006. It was the first time I visited Nepal. A time of political turmoil. Bandha’s where everything closed down were very common. And that is what this song was about. What to do in 

Kathmandu valley: Places to visit near Kathmandu

Kathmandu valley: Places to visit near Kathmandu

This post is about the best places to visit near Kathmandu. Many tourists head straight to the mountains to explore the Annapurnas or to see Everest. As beautiful as they may be, Kathmandu valley has its own charms that are often overlooked. History of the 

The Poon Hill trek itinerary: Annapurna Panorama

The Poon Hill trek itinerary: Annapurna Panorama

This post offers you the ultimate Poon hill trek itinerary. The Poon hill trek, also known as the Ghorepani Poon hill trek or the Annapurna panorama, is one of the shortest multi-day hikes in Nepal. Short, but sweet and therefore perfect for those who don’t 

Annapurna Circuit Trek itinerary: the ultimate guide

Annapurna Circuit Trek itinerary: the ultimate guide

This post offers you the ultimate Annapurna Circuit trek itinerary. The Annapurna Circuit trek was once the most popular tea house trek in Nepal. In about a month it was possible to walk around the Annapurna mountain peaks. This trek was famous for its ethnic 

The best things to do in Bandipur Nepal

The best things to do in Bandipur Nepal

This post is about the best things to do in Bandipur Nepal. Bandipur is a hill town located in the Tanahu District of Nepal. It is on a ridge overlooking the Marsyangdi River. The town is a popular tourist destination and offers scenic views of 

Langtang trek itinerary: the ultimate guide

Langtang trek itinerary: the ultimate guide

This post offers you the ultimate Langtang trek itinerary. The Langtang trek is a beautiful multi day hike in the Bagmati province of Nepal. An area that is 51 kilometers north of Kathmandu. Making this an easy and accessible trek for those that love to 

The Gokyo Lakes Trek itinerary: The ultimate guide

The Gokyo Lakes Trek itinerary: The ultimate guide

This post offers you the ultimate Gokyo Lakes trek itinerary. The Gokyo Lakes trek in Nepal is a wonderful trek that brings you to a chain of six turquoise, glacial-fed lakes in the Everest region. At around 5000 meters it is the highest freshwater lake 

The Mani Rimdu festival in Nepal: a tourist guide

The Mani Rimdu festival in Nepal: a tourist guide

Mani rimdu is one of the biggest festivals in Nepal celebrated among the Sherpa communities in the Solukhumbu province. A region that is famous for Mount Everest and the very popular Everest Base camp trek as well as the Gokyo Lakes trek.  The Mani Rimdu 

The Jiri to Lukla trek: hiking to Everest

The Jiri to Lukla trek: hiking to Everest

This post is about the Jiri to Lukla trek. The Jiri to Lukla trek was once the start of the famous trek to Everest. Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, the first people to climb Mount Everest, even started their hike in Kathmandu.  It was only 

How to celebrate Tihar in Nepal

How to celebrate Tihar in Nepal

This post is about how to celebrate the Tihar festival in Nepal. One of the reasons I fell in love with Nepal was because there always seemed to be a festival going on. Tihar was one of my favorite times to be in Nepal.  This