• 5 major benefits of the Poon Hill trek (4 minute read)

    The classic image that’s conjured to mind when one thinks of Nepal is the mighty Mount Everest. Little is it discussed, that the Annapurna region is regarded by locals as the most sacred mountains in Nepal. The Annapurna mountains come with their own set of myths and legends with...

  • Nepal – Kathmandu vs Pokhara for Non-hikers (5 minute read)

    Travelling to Nepal is amongst the world’s top destinations for travellers with an adventurous spirit, and altitude on the mind! The great news is that the cities of Kathmandu and Pokhara deliver so much more than just a gateway to those trekking paths! For those who want to get...

  • The Best Trekking Routes in Nepal

    Nepal attracts over 200,000 trekkers on a yearly basis. But most of these experience difficulties when it comes to choosing the best trek for them. It can be a very daunting task, so to help you decide here’s an introduction to five of the best trekking routes in Nepal....

  • Top Five Hidden Gems of India

    Everyone’s heard of India’s star attractions, but there are some delightful spots beyond the shadow of the Taj Mahal that deserve just as much attention. Here’s a list of five must-see sites to experience when you’re visiting the sub-continent and looking for something beyond the Golden Triangle. 1. Amritsar...

  • Exploring the Kathmandu Valley

    Located in the foothills of the Himalayas, the Kathmandu Valley is a patchwork of sacred temple towns and terraced fields. World Heritage-listed since 1979, it’s home to historic monuments and buildings showcasing the works of Nepal’s artisans and architects. From soaring past the world’s highest peak to discovering the...

  • Trekking Bucket List: Five Hiking Trails You Need to Experience

    Trekking is undoubtedly one of the best ways to experience a country’s landscape. And there’s something quite special about getting out in the fresh air and immersing yourself in the scenery with all that you need on your back. But whilst treks such as the Inca trail in Peru...

  • A Traveller’s Tale: What It’s Like Visiting Bhutan

    Having dreamt of travelling to Bhutan for years, I was keen to tell everyone about my upcoming trip-of-a-lifetime. ‘Where is Bhutan?’ is the first question people asked after hearing about my planned trip. I almost want to sweep all these unaware individuals on a flying carpet and take them...

  • How to Spend Time in Pokhara

    Pokhara certainly has a lot to offer. Found in the Annapurna region, it’s the second largest city in Nepal, just a short flight from Kathmandu. I recently spent time here while travelling around the country on our Highlights of Nepal tour. Here are my suggestions of how to spend time...

  • Travel Happy: The World’s Cheeriest Destinations

    If the news is anything to go by, we’re headed for nuclear war, there will never be peace and the planet is doomed. The newspapers and channels constantly focus on the negative, making it difficult to keep things in perspective. So let’s take our heads out of the tabloids....

  • Hiking in the Himalayas (6 minute read)

    Nepal is full of wonderful hiking opportunities. The numerous trails take you on journeys full of spectacular scenery and charming local interaction. I recently visited the country on our Highlights of Nepal tour and here I share my experience of hiking in the Himalayas. Getting ready The morning before we started our hike...

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