Club Himalaya Resort
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- Shuttle bus service
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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Relief in Nepal As mentioned in the title, as soon as we set foot in Nepal, we did what countless advisers had told us prior to our trip...we breathed a massive sigh of relief. After dealing with some initial chaos and potential nightmare visa issues at the airport (won't go into here but please, if any of you ever go to Nepal, consult us about the …
... was deemed safe, we caught a bus back. It was on the journey into the Kathmandu valley that the real level of chaos became apparent. We saw buildings leaning on their sides, roofs that had collapsed, and bricks absolutely everywhere. As with most natural disasters, tragically it's the poorest people who suffer the most, and the Nepal earthquake is no exception. The old Newari houses and those made out of brick and mud have not stood up to the tremors ...
We woke up at 5am, layered up and walked down the hill in the dark so we could catch the bus to a platform with 360 degree views of the mountains. While we waited some cute stray dogs came out of no where to sit with us and would growl at any strangers that came near. 20 minutes and 6 dogs later we decided the bus wasn't coming so we walked back past the hotel and up to a temple on top of the hill. It was a good view of the mountains but not of the sunrise so ...
... were very sweet and excited to see me! I was able to show them pictures of the USA of my family, as well as my cat, Isabelle. I also taught them about Easter and then gave them some chocolate bunnies:-) They have many songs and games that they like to play in both English and Nepali, and usually it is a combination of the two. When I don't understand something they look at me a little weird and then I just say that I do not understand Nepali and ...
... and how to stop child brides when it’s such a traditional cultural thing for an old man to marry a 12 or 14 year old in some places. It was fascinating to me to see the types of stories that make the news – it paints a very different picture, it IS a very different picture from the 1st world problems we suffer at home. Corruption is rampant. They just sacked the tourism minister for stealing a ridiculous amount of money. ...