Maya Guest House

Boudhanath, Kathmandu, Nepal | Hotel
Prices starting from $27.00

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Day Eight- I think!

A travel blog entry by eacharron


... on either side of the road, not moving but traffic here in Nepal is very different. There are cars on both sides of the road going in all directions with people filling the spaces between each slowly moving vehicle. The air is filled with dark smoke that pours out of each vehicle's exhaust pipe, or whatever it's called. I'm not too educated on car terminology!

It took us well over an hour to get to the school which is normally a ...

Teaching Neonatal Resus

A travel blog entry by midannwife


We had a teaching session arranged for 1pm today at the TU teaching hospital, so having spent a few minutes revising the most up to date version we spent some time looking over the curriculum that nurse/midwives in Nepal go through during their training. I am still surprised that midwifery is incorporated into general nurse training with only 18 weeks over 3 years dedicated to midwifery, if you choose this option. MIDSON is working hard to lobby for a ...

Life and death on the sacred Bagmati

A travel blog entry by hamiltonfamily


... are taking place so there are many friends and family intimately involved in observing the ritual, but there are also other Hindus visiting the main temple (off limits to non-Hindu visitors) coming and going, passing by this life event while chatting on their smart phone. I note this because we (and many other visitors) are on the opposite side of the river, a respectful distance I hope, quietly watching the scene unfold. It is not considered ...

Not the best start...

A travel blog entry by maestrojfk


... me boarding passes to both that flight and my connection to Kathmamandu, and wished me a pleasant flight.I had my boarding pass and I was ready to cross the Atlantic. Before that, though, they made me weigh my carry on (which fit into the US Airways plane just fine) because coach only allows 7 kg per piece. My larger piece was 11 kg, so I had to check it. I didn't remember that I had a change of clothes, my toiletries, my meds, my money, and my camera/fieldwork bag on there. I ...

How to get close to the wildlife

A travel blog entry by diberry


... and again when it went up the other side and we were clinging on for dear life! But the elephants really enjoyed a long drink in the river and several times on the journey ours stopped to rip branches off trees for a quick snack en route.

We saw lots of animals during our ride including some rhesus macaque monkeys, spotted deer, buffalo, a small crocodile and were lucky to find a rhino having a wallow in a pool. The great thing about riding an elephant is ...


This hotel, located on Boudhanath, Kathmandu, is near Annapurna Mountain Range, Mount Everest, Adventure Pilgrims Trekking, and Foksundo Lake.
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