Post Tagged with: "Lumbini"

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 the Indian subcontinent. I have driven over 100,000 kms in this[Read More…]

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, rivers, history, religion, culture and more. You will never have the[Read More…]

The re-discovery of Nepal: Driving across the country

Ever since Nepal made front page news for its political troubles, it has been struck off as a holiday destination by most Indians. But surely Nepal’s charms must still be holding good? Ajay Jain hit[Read More…]

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

This is one restaurant you may visit but not order anything for yourself. And if you want to see the patrons having a meal, do so discreetly lest you disturb them. Welcome to the Jatayu[Read More…]

by March 15, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive

Great Himalayan Drive Day 6: Visiting the birthplace of the Buddha, Lumbini in Nepal

Lumbini is believed to be the birth place of Buddha in 623 B.C., and a World Heritage Site worth visiting. Lumbini is one of the four important places associated with the life of Buddha, the[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive