Monthly Archives: October 2011

Shivapuri Lodge-The Day of the Crow

The evening of 26th October is a very special evening in Kathmandu with the celebration of Laxmi Puja – part of the Tihar Festival also known as the Festival of Lights.   Shivapuri Heights Cottage provides a great venue to witness … Continue reading

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Temples and Stupas

<< previous                                                                                                           next >> KATHMANDU, NEPAL, Oct. 24, 2011 — Today we visited temples, World Heritage sites and stupas around Kathmandu. At Pashupatinath Temple, the oldest Hindu temple in Kathmandu, our guide Sohan explained aspects of Hinduism to us. I wish … Continue reading

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Everyone is Here

<< previous                                                                                                     next >> KATHMANDU, NEPAL, Oct. 23, 2011 — Everyone is here! Everyone arrived in Kathmandu on schedule. Argon, Steve’s driver and I met them at the airport. It is great to have everyone here! We are fortunate to be … Continue reading

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London to Bangkok

<< previous                                                                                                     next >> BANGKOK, THAILAND, Oct. 19, 2011 — The 7 hour flight to London was really rough. Once in London, however, I had the chance to visit Wimbledon and spent two nights with friends I haven’t seen for 20 … Continue reading

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The Time is Finally Here!

next >> BETHESDA, MARYLAND, USA, Oct. 17, 2011 — The time is finally here!  Trek of your Life boards a plane to Nepal October 17. A couple of us will fly thru London to visit friends before flying onto Katmandu … Continue reading

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