Photo of the day: Stone Elephant at Patan, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Great Himalayan Drive: Notes from Nepal 1

Going to new places like Nepal means you will always encounter some real interesting stuff. Here’s go Part 1 of the story so far: *...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 9: Saturday dawn prayers by young women...

Like most days in Nepal, Day 9 of The Great Himalayan Drive also meant an early morning alarm woke me up to check out...

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...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 16: A hidden airport, river crossing and...

How interesting can journeys get? Very, if you are headed to Tiger Tops Jungle Lodge in Chitwan National Park in Nepal. I set out from...

Driving Into Nepal – And Beyond to the North-East | #IndiaisCalling

Let me share a secret with you. If you like the idea of travel, the best journeys on the planet are road trips in...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 19: Check out the Vulture Restaurant in...

This is one restaurant you may visit but not order anything for yourself. And if you want to see the patrons having a meal,...

The Great Himalayan Drive Day 3: Jeep Safari, Bardia National Park,...

Have you ever driven through a jungle? I have, at the Bardia National Park in Nepal. Trust me, it is sheer fun. These images were...

Hotel Review: The Old Inn, Bandipur, Nepal

Why don’t they make more properties like the Old Inn at Bandipur? It is a charming property, with some of the best interiors I have...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 21: Those wonderful flying foxes in Koshi...

When my guide at the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve promised to show me the Flying Foxes, I had no idea what to expect. He...