Colours Of Kathmandu October 28th 2010 After our little (mis)adventure in Tibet, we were pretty sure that we were going to cut the trip a month short. I overturned this decision only about an hour after crossing the land border at Kodari. I was still feeling pretty rubbish, but as I turned my head, I noticed a giant black butterfly fly only a few metres in front of me. Corny I know, but I opened my eyes, took a good look around and re ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Kathmandu 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
A couple of mid 20 year olds, started this blog back in 2006. We left our homeland of New Zealand and set off on our trip of a lifetime.
These entries follow our travels from our New Zealand to London and back again. Total geeks - no Las Vegas or full moon parties here. We used '1001 Natural wonders' to plan our trips. Sometimes riding 5 hours on the back of a motorbike to see a waterfall or random rock formation.
Since arriving back home in New Zealand in 2011, travels haven't been much of a priority. The arrival of our amazing little baby has made us hang up our backpacks for a little... full info