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A visit to the Dzongs  
   

A visit to the Dzongs

A visit to the Dzongs

October 21st 2008
I could easily spend whole days in the Dzongs of Bhutan. Watching the apprentice monks during prayer time, or as they innocently play hopscotch in the courtyard... One lazy afternoon in these majestic and spiritual sanctuaries will invigorate the soul and purify your body from decades of hedonistic city life. Bhutan is the only country that I have felt honoured to visit. It is the same feeling I ... read more
Asia » Bhutan

Bhutanese Flag In 1865, Britain and Bhutan signed the Treaty of Sinchulu, under which Bhutan would receive an annual subsidy in exchange for ceding some border land. Under British influence, a monarchy was set up in 1907; three years later, a treaty was signed wher... ... read more
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