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The Himalayas, apart from being home to the world’s highest mountain peaks, are steeped in ancient history. A trekking holiday to the Himalayas offers travellers the opportunity to take in some of the great natural sights of Northern India and Nepal while being able to soak up some of the culture of the region as well.

Bhutan: Kingdom of the Thunder Dragon

  Step into a world of fluttering prayer flags, white washed fortresses, hilltop monasteries, robe-clad monks, hospitable charm and spectacular landscapes in this week’s video pick. This wonderful short film by Charles Lanceplaine allows you to take a walk on … Continue reading

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Exploring Bhaktapur

Bhaktapur is one of three royal cities in the Kathmandu Valley and it has an old world charm that cannot fail to captivate. For Clare Bailey it was a welcome relief from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu and despite being … Continue reading

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Top 10 places to get off the grid

  In this digital world we live in, it’s nice to know there are still some places left that offer little or absolutely no connectivity at all. That means no way to update your followers on social media, nowhere to check … Continue reading

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Counting stars in the Himalayas

  While tackling the lofty and frosty heights of Everest Base Camp may be challenging, there is no reason why you can’t have fun doing it. And that is exactly what the film maker behind this week’s video pick did, when … Continue reading

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In and around Kathmandu

  Whether you are travelling to Kathmandu for the culture, incredible mountain peaks of the Himalayas, or simply passing through – there is plenty to see and do. Whether you’ve got a couple hours or a whole day to spare, … Continue reading

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Faces of Nepal

  We are firm believers that travel is all about understanding the country you are visiting. Discovering different ways of life, religions and cultures, learning about a country’s past, visiting historic sites and experiencing everyday life. And what better way … Continue reading

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Top 10 things to do in Nepal & Tibet

  The snow-capped mountains, time-worn temples and the Buddhist stupas of Nepal and Tibet never fail to inspire and ignite the imagination. For hundreds of years the Tibetan plateau was isolated from the rest of the world and shrouded in … Continue reading

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Adventuring: Nepal

  Home to the highest mountain range in the world, Nepal offers unrivalled mountain ranges, spectacular scenery, ancient Buddhist temples and centuries of history making it a fascinating and enchanting place to explore. In this week’s video pick an intrepid couple … Continue reading

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On The Go Tours wins at the 2013 British Travel Awards

Last year On The Go Tours was honoured to be named the winner of the Best Tour Operator to East and Central Asia at the prestigious British Travel Awards. This year we are delighted to say that we’ve scooped not one, but two … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Everest

While all trekkers can experience the beauty of Everest during day light, with striking blue skies and rugged snow-capped mountain peaks, its nocturnal beauty eludes most as these hours are generally reserved for sweet slumber in preparation for the day … Continue reading

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