To the bottom of a big hill May 10th 2009
We last wrote to you on our way to peninsular Malaysia. We had planned to spend 3 or 4 weeks there but it was incredibly hot and humid and not that interesting. There are a few photos at the bottom of Melaka and Kuala Lumpur but, basically, we left Malaysia 2 weeks early and what we really want to tell you about are the last 3 fantastic weeks in Nepal.
We arrived in Kathmandu in the Middle of ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Kathmandu » Thamel 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