Way too close to the crocs April 18th 2005 Day two in Chitwan and today promised crocodiles and baby elephants. The day started early with a morning canoe down a river apparently full of crocs. Thankfully most of them were still sleeping, so there was no chance of us getting eaten while paddling down the river.
Our guide was a bit too bold and decided to take us a bit too close to the crocodile holes - holes dug into the bank of the riv ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Chitwan 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