Photo of the day: A view of Patan, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Great Himalayan Drive Day 17: When a rhino almost attacked me...

Valentine’s Day is a day of hugs and kisses from those who love you. Not one to be told there is no love lost...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 13: Exploring Patan in Kathmandu in Nepal

Patan, the oldest of the cities (others being Kathmandu and Bakhtapur) in the Kathmandu Valley, is rightly deserving of its World Heritage status. Known...

Kunzum Route K15: Driving in Nepal – A Route Guide

There are few road drives to match the one across Nepal. Whatever you seek as a traveller is on the menu. Wildlife, adventure, mountains,...

Go Wild in Chitwan in Nepal: February 24 – 28, 2016

Jeep safari, boat safari, foot safari and an elephant safari - all these await you in the Chitwan National Park, home to Rhinos and...

Hotel Review: Meghauli Serai by Taj Safaris, Chitwan, Nepal

No matter how many great hotels I have stayed in, there is always another one waiting to surprise and delight at the same time....

Driving to Nepal: Delhi to Nepal in 7 hours, seriously

Have you fancied driving across to Nepal in your own car? It is not a big deal at all as I discovered when I...

Kunzum Travel Pix #18: Shivratri in Bhaktapur, Kathmandu, Nepal

Click on the image for a larger view The Kunzum Travel Pix is a series of images from our travels – where we illustrate an...

Nepal: Street Chess Anyone in Bandipur? A Video

We have all seen chess boards, but how many of us have seen one made on the street in a market? Very rarely, right?...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 12: Impressions of Thamel in capital Kathmandu...

I set out from Gorkha for Chitwan National Park on a rainy morning – only to realize jungle safaris may not be possible in...