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Sunset from Bandipur

The Yeti comes home: "Namaste" Nepal

April 15th 2013
A stinking hangover prompted us to do the unthinkable: pay for another full night’s accommodation, in order to hang onto the room until nearer the train’s departure time. Cheap guesthouses in Kolkata don’t entertain the idea of partial fees for partial days. Checking out at 6.30 p.m., we walked through rush hour to Sealdah station. En-route, Ali’s flip-flop broke and I earned admiring (pit ... read more
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Nepalese Flag 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
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27th March 2018

Striking picture! I really like this one.
27th March 2018

Thanks
Does strike me as peculiar quite which photos make it onto your "top photos" list - I don't believe this one is on ours, even with a five. Indeed, I once spoke to Ali (TB creator) who said that pictures making it onto the front page do so via an algorithm that hooks out the "high scoring" ones. So many of ours that apparently fall into that category never make it..... C'est la vie.

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