Hotel Garuda

Thamel, GPO Box 1771, Kathmandu, 000000, Nepal | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $21.00

Travel Blogs from Kathmandu


A travel blog entry by andyball on Jul 21, 2013

29 photos

After saying a sad farewell to the staff at the Last Resort we headed onwards to Kathmandu getting a great look at Nepal on the way. After the restrictions in China we could finally get back onto the roof seats, which are the best seats in the …

Kathmandu - WOW what a place

A travel blog entry by gothard on Jul 22, 2013

1 comment, 107 photos

22 Jul 13

After reaching the city we have one of the craziest drives ever to try and find our hotel. Finally we end up in this mega narrow road with cables dangling down everywhere and not enough room to swing a cat. With the locals screaming you are mad and you will never get through I go on the roof with a pole to lift the cables above …

Nepal - Kathmandu

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo


... with its old temples and palaces reflects the religious and cultural life of the people. It was here where kings of Nepal used to be crowned. Until the 20th century the Durbar Square was the King´s residence. It is said to be a living open museum of Nepal.

The name Hanuman-dhoka Durbar came from the statue of Hanuman (monkey god) established by one of the kings at the entrance to the Royal Palace in 1672.

Tez really admired the nine-storeyed residence, built ...

A bitter introduction to Nepali politics

A travel blog entry by remus

... discuss the Constitution.

Now it is crucial that the leaders get over their ego-wars, and respect the given deadline of one year to complete the drafting of a new Constitution. They must not let the initial “post-election high” felt by many people dwindle, for then I’m afraid a repeat of the disastrous situation of 2008 would make Nepalis loose faith in politics completely, and the country could fall prey to yet another violent ...

Last Days in Pepsi Cola

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast


At least the second time around I knew what was coming and to avoid getting stressed I started preparations early. I took the photographs for the children's albums, purchased one more replacement backpack, finalized the last of the women's English lessons (adjectives!), updated Sunrise's volunteer handbook, and wrote about my experiences for future volunteers.

Although nothing could prepare me for the actual leaving part of it. It was hard ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Thamel, GPO Box 1771, Kathmandu, is near Thamel, Kaiser Library, Nagarjun Forest Reserve, and Casino Everest.
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