I stepped out of the quiet walls of my hotel and into the delights, noise and chaos of the streets of Kathmandu. Anything your heart desired could be found or made for you here along Thamel’s tourist mecca.
Greetings from Nepal….wish you were here! Photo taken of Swayambhunath (or “Monkey Temple”) Kathmandu, Nepal in November 2010. I hired a guide to see some of the top sites in Kathmandu before heading back to the States. One of my favorites was Monkey Temple. As you climb up to the temple which overlooks the entire sprawling city of Kathmandu, there are indeed monkeys. Lots of them. The views on top of this sacred place are breathtaking and the colors of […]
Greetings from Nepal…wish you were here! Photo taken on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal in November 2010.. During our almost three week visit to Nepal we saw several of these colorful, crazy Nepalese buses. It almost seemed like some sort of odd competition to figure out who could decorate their buses crazier. Nepalese buses were always packed to perhaps unsafe levels with people pouring out all three sides of the bus: left, right and on top. Their horns were something […]