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Kunzum Travel Mag: Get the November 2011 Edition – FREE!

[issuu width=420 height=280 backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=111106042421-61bd0591781343eb94b2ee1cdcbd306a name=kunzum-travel-mag-nov-11 username=kunzum tag=airlines unit=px id=abb4f937-d758-8c02-d9e2-a3ad09dd7115 v=2] The 5th edition of the Kunzum Travel Mag dated November 2011 is here. As before, it takes a refreshing approach to travel writing, it goes[Read More…]

by November 8, 2011 Travel Mag

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…]

Hotel Review: Fish Tail Lodge, Pokhara, Nepal

Few properties in the world can match the setting of Fish Tail Lodge in Pokhara in Nepal. With the Fewa Tal (lake) on one side, and a forest cover on the other, it is an[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 10: Discovering Bandipur by chance in Nepal

I set out from Pokhara for the Chitwan National Park on Day 10 of the Great Himalayan Drive – not knowing that I would eventually take another week before I would reach this destination. The[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive

Great Himalayan Drive Day 9: Shopping in Pokhara in Nepal

The Great Himalayan Drive is supposed to be more of an adventure and exploratory trip, but who can resist some shopping therapy. I ended up lighter in my pocket in Pokhara, and my car getting[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive

Great Himalayan Drive Day 9: Saturday dawn prayers by young women in Pokhara in Nepal; meet the Eco-God too

Like most days in Nepal, Day 9 of The Great Himalayan Drive also meant an early morning alarm woke me up to check out the rising sun from the World Peace Stupa. As I drove[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive

Great Himalayan Drive Day 8: Illy coffee, brownies and wood fired oven pizzas in Pokhara in Nepal

What do I miss most (perhaps the only thing actually) is a good Americano and a cake or muffin to go with it. You can only imagine my delight when signs of Illy and Lavazza[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 Nepal, The Great Himalayan Drive

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