Christmas in Kathmandu January 7th 2010 Our reason for doing the Annapurna trek in 15 days was so that we could get back to Pokhara on the 29th and then Kathmandu for the 30th in time to start a 10 Vipassana meditation course on 1st December. However as we huffed and puffed our way through the Himilayas, we realised how silly it was to be racing back to be serene and tranquil. So, we decided to take our time once we got back and book ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Kathmandu Valley 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
Not long after we met, Matt and I discovered a mutual passion for travel (as well as lots of other things!). So, 3 years later and after 1.5 years of planning - we have said au revoir to our friends and colleagues in Oz, packed our bags and have hit the road for our first big travel adventure together. First stop for Matt is a crazy stag do in Jersey that he has organised for his brother. First stop for me Koh Samui, Thailand and then we'll meet up for a whistle stop tour of Europe, Africa, Nepal and India.
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