Impromptu trek November 22nd 2011 There were no operations scheduled for the afternoon so I decided to trek to a lookout with some of the other medical students.
We were unsure how to get there and we asked many people about the best route to take. With a text book Nepali answer they all pointed to the lookout and said "that way." Anyway, we got lost multple times and ended up bush bashing our way to the top through jungle and ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Pokhara 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