Time seemed to pass quickly in Hong Kong. We usually slept in, which helped the days to pass, and spent … Continue reading Thursday March 12th – Monday March 16th.
We paid 40 rupees extra to stay in our room until 3 p.m. on the day that we left Kathmandu, … Continue reading Wednesday March 11th – Dragon Air to Hong Kong.
So…we relaxed in Pokhara for five days, occupying our time doing pretty much nothing. After months on the road in … Continue reading Thursday 5th March – Monday 9th March
K’MANDU-POKHARA At 7:30 AM we caught one of the “tourist buses” [these so-called luxury buses were, in fact, the same … Continue reading Wednesday, 4th March – K’MANDU – POKHARA
Tuesday, 3 March We were all up at 6AM and watch the sunrise on the still hazy but more visible … Continue reading Tuesday, March 3rd
After a leisurely breakfast at one of Thamel’s many restaurants, we packed up a few things for an overnight trip … Continue reading Monday, March 2nd – NARGAKOT.
We hung out in Kathmandu like hippies, lazy and indolent, doing not much more than swapping our expensive hotel in … Continue reading THURSDAY 27 – SUNDAY, MARCH 1st.
The bus trip from Sonali to Kathmandu was long and uncomfortable, but took us through some spectacular country, with steep … Continue reading Wednesday, 26th February – KATHMANDU.
We caught a local bus from Varanasi to Sonali on the Nepal-India border. The trip was long and dusty but … Continue reading Tuesday, 25th February – Out of India
We were out on the river again at dawn. In the eerie, ethereal light of early morning, the fires of … Continue reading Monday, February 24th.