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Day 14 Drive to Kathmandu

April 24th 2015
Today was the last day of our memorable time in Tibet. Left hotel early for short drive to the border so we could be near the front of the line for when Chinese immigration and customs opens at 10 am (closed overnight from 5 pm). After completing formalities we transferred our gear to a truck while we walked across the Friendship Bridge to clear Nepal’s customs and immigration. The whole process ... 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
25th April 2015

Kathmandu earthquake
Are you safe?
28th April 2015

Hi, Brian, yes we 3 are all OK staying at Austin Embassy. Finally got new flights home 4 Thur night (hopefully)

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