Tibet May 7th 2011 After returning from the community work in Lubhu, we had one free day in Kathmandu before beginning our 10 day tour of Tibet.
On the day of our departure we were up early to leave from the hotel at 6am and start the 4 hour drive to the Tibet border. As we grew close, we could see the Tibetan border town in the distance, and the influence of the Chinese authorities was very clear by the bland, co ... read more
Asia » Nepal In 1951, the Nepalese monarch ended the century-old system of rule by hereditary premiers and instituted a cabinet system of government. Reforms in 1990 established a multiparty democracy within the framework of a constitutional monarchy. A Maoist in... ... read more