Poon Hill Trek December 16th 2011 My beautiful fiancee has finally arrived!
To celebrate I had a hair cut and shave which was an interesting experience, it included a face massage and honking my nose. Also, the communal sponge to wipe my face smelt a bit odd!
We began our trek to Ulleri and were followed by manky mountain dogs along the way. This first day was particularly hard as the ascent was pretty steep. We found a tea hous ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Uleri 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
I'm a final year medical student from Sydney undertaking an elective term at a hospital in Pokhara, Nepal. This blog is to allow a permanent record of my travels, communicate with friends and family back home and give an insight into the health problems that the people of Nepal face.... full info