Tag: Nepal

Last days in Kathmandu

It’s more than two months now and our time in Nepal is coming to an end. We spend the last days in Kathmandu again preparing different things for India, our next destination. Meanwhile Nepal became a little like home and that makes it even harder to say goodbye. We spend the last days helping Sarika…


Sidetrip to Bandipur

Cause we got the recommendation to visit Bandipur, a small hilltop village, we take the local bus from Damauli bus stop in direction to Kathmandu and leave the bus in Dumre. That bus trip is unbelievable….the guy behind the steering wheel is driving like crazy, passing every other car no matter concerning oncoming traffic. Fortunately it is just…


Invitation to Damauli

We follow an invitation and visit Damauli, a city located between Pokhara and Kathmandu 50 kilometer away from Pokhara at the bottom of a broad river valley. During trekking in solukhumbu wie met Sagar, working as a Porter for an australian couple and staying in the same lodge we did in Junbesi. Sagar was there…


Pokhara #2

Its almost 2 weeks now in Pokhara. We enjoy the relaxing time and are really not in a hurry to go on traveling. 🙂 Many other people we meet here experience that in the same way. it feels like you could stay here a long time without getting bored or under pressure to leave. Nevertheless…


Relaxing in Pokhara

Pokhara, second largest city and tourist centre of Nepal as we have heard from other travellers. Located at Fewa Lake with amazing view on Annapurna mountains….okay, let’s see. We take the Bus from Kathmandu early in the morning. Cause the tourist bus isn’t much more expensive than the local one we decide to make it…


Trekking Solukhumbu (Everest Region)

It`s about 4.30 am when we get up in the guesthouse to reach the local bus to Bhandar, the small village, where we are going to start our trekking tour. Kathmandu is quite silent and the streets to Ratna Park Bus Station are almost empty. Another kind of experiencing the town. The bus starts on…


Immersion into Kathmandu

The days are passing really fast, while walking through the city and exploring different parts away from the tourist areas on our way to Ratna Park and the Nepal Tourism Board. We need to go there a severeal times applying for TIMS Card (Trekkers Information Management System) and entry permit for Sagarmatha National Park, preperations…