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Kantipur Temple House, Eco-Hotel in Thamel Kathmandu

Posted by on Jan 14, 2013 in Featured, Nepal, Travel

Kantipur Temple House, Eco-Hotel in Thamel Kathmandu

On our last day in Nepal, we were booked at Kantipur Temple House in Thamel Kathmandu. It is walking distance to the shopping center and night life of Thamel, but at the same time, quite situated away from the chaos which was just perfect. After our long drive from Pokhara and exploring the places on the way like Bandipur and the Trisuli River, Niraj of Himalayan Encounters invited us for...

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Waterfront Resort, Lakeside Pokhara

Posted by on Oct 20, 2012 in Featured, Nepal, Travel

Waterfront Resort, Lakeside Pokhara

Nepal is a great place to be at.  Whether you’re looking for an adventure, retreat, discovering a new place and it’s people, a photogenic landscape you can capture, explore your inner being and know about a great culture, then Nepal is definitely a place you need to visit! Pokhara is one of the towns in Nepal.  It is the second destination of tourists after Kathmandu....

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Pashupatinath Temple and the Bagmati River in Kathmandu, Nepal

Posted by on Oct 14, 2012 in Featured, Nepal, Travel

Pashupatinath Temple and the Bagmati River in Kathmandu, Nepal

You go to Nepal for a lot of reasons. I can name a hundred reasons but I’m going to highlight this one reason why I came to this country – Spiritual Health. Spiritual, not religious. Trips like this opens my soul to another light, a different perspective. On our first day in Kathmandu, we visited the biggest Stupa in the world! On our second day, we went to the Pashupatinath...

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Nepal Visa on Arrival Requirements and Application

Posted by on Oct 13, 2012 in Nepal

Nepal Visa on Arrival Requirements and Application

Nepal visa on Arrival Requirements and Application for Filipinos and for everyone else in the world (except for those indicated otherwise, please check here.)     Reminders in Preparing Documents for VISA on Arrival for NEPAL.   1.  Make sure to call your local Nepal Embassy and ask for requirements. The visa requirements in any country change from time to time.  Even...

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Dwarika’s Hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal – Indulging in the Nepali Culture

Posted by on Oct 11, 2012 in Entertainment and Lifestyle, Featured, Food, Nepal, Travel

Dwarika’s Hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal – Indulging in the Nepali Culture

It was a bit tiring going to different airports and riding different flights.  Although, it also feels awesome that I am able to do this! After a tiring trip, I usually book a hotel that’s very comfortable so I can rest well for my next set of activities in my itinerary.  This time, we were booked at Hotel Dwarika’s and we got more than just the comfort I needed, we got so...

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Boudha Stupa Kathmandu Nepal

Posted by on Oct 7, 2012 in Nepal, Travel

Boudha Stupa Kathmandu Nepal

It took us about 10-15 mins from our Hotel Dwarika’s to Boudha Stupa despite the traffic. If you are a Filipino, you’re already used to this traffic.  But You’d have to be careful and  look left and right.  They drive on the left side of the road.   Boudhanath Stupa, Kathmandu     You pay NPR 150 (Php 75)  upon entry.   It was very nice...

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Insights in Nepal

Posted by on Oct 5, 2012 in Art & Photography, Featured, Nepal, Travel

Insights in Nepal

Great Culture, Friendly People Nepal is a great place to visit! It is very rich in culture. The people here are very friendly and helpful and they live simple lives. Healthy People and Preserved Culture One thing I noticed is that I haven’t seen any much obese Nepalese person yet. I am amazed and I think I know why. Nepal’s culture is well preserved. You can see it in the...

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Touchdown Nepal: Important Reminders

Posted by on Oct 5, 2012 in Art & Photography, Featured, Nepal, Travel

Touchdown Nepal: Important Reminders

It has always been disorienting for me to travel in different time zones especially when my phone doesn’t automatically update the clock settings!  Anyway, I couldn’t care much about the time anyway.  It sort of stopped for me right when I saw Mt. Everest by the plane!   The Himalayas and Mt. Everest view from AirAsia X plane   Good thing I decided to bring my 70-300...

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Off to NEPAL, Kathmandu, Pokhara to see Mt. Everest

Posted by on Oct 4, 2012 in Featured, Nepal, Travel

Off to NEPAL, Kathmandu, Pokhara to see Mt. Everest

I found a computer somewhere in our Hotel I’m currently in KL and while it’s very hot here, I’m so excited for the autumn weather in Nepal. And I’m so excited I just need to write a blog post! Like I highlighted in this post, I will be staying in Kathmandu and Pokhara area. My mode for this trip is relaxation and maybe some slight meditation And so with Agoda.com,...

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