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Great Himalayan Drive: Notes from Nepal 2

Here go some more notes from Nepal as I log miles in the country during the Great Himalayan Drive: *Managing the 15 minute time zone difference: For some reason, India decided to be 5:30 hours[Read More…]

by February 22, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive

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: * No more Royal: Increasingly you will see the word ‘Royal’[Read More…]

by February 22, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive

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

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 taken on Day 3 of The Great Himalayan Drive I[Read More…]

by February 12, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive

The Great Himalayan Drive Day 2: Lake Betkot, Mahendranagar, Nepal

If you are in Himalayan country, religious myths can never end. The Lake Betkot near Mahendranagar is no exception. Locals believe it was created by Nag Dev (Snake King) out of devotion for Hindu God[Read More…]

by February 12, 2010 The Great Himalayan Drive

The Great Himalayan Drive Day 2: Suspension Bridge, Mahendranagar, Nepal

This very interesting bridge in located in Mahendranagar in Nepal – claimed to be one of the largest suspension bridges in Asia with a length of about 1.45 miles (2.3 km). And it is used[Read More…]

by February 12, 2010 The Great Himalayan Drive

The Great Himalayan Drive Day 2: Shuklaphanta Wildlife Reserve, Nepal

The Great Himalayan Drive took off on January 29 and I was at the Shuklaphanta Wildlife Reserve in Mahendranagar in Nepal on Day 2 itself. Wow, did not take too long to be transported into[Read More…]

by February 12, 2010 The Great Himalayan Drive