Norling Guest House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Room service
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... a few minutes we loaded the plane, they started the twin engine aircraft and off we went.
The process they use is to initially fly parallel to the Himalayan range with the port side of the plane having the best views. Once they reach Mt. Everest ( in about 25 minutes), the plane circles around so the starboard side of the plane gets the prime views for the trip back to Kathmandu. We each were given the opportunity to go up ...
... far. Not just because of the cheap fuel used to power the vehicles on the road but the amount of dust. We both walked around the city with face masks on for the next few days! We were at the end of our tour and to say goodbye, Giri our guide took us to a place called Rum Doodle where we did a dance to the happy birthday song, wrote on a cardboard footprint and reluctantly tried to eat a water buffalo burger. It was a had to be there moment. We stayed just one night at the hotel ...
... in our country. It seems that no one goes hungry here, no matter how poor. Every one does their job, no matter what it is. There is great sense of industriousness and I dont pick up disillusionment from my limited observations. There seems to be a trust and faith.
I also dont see anger. Even when people cut in front of each other on the roads, ...
... hotel weigh scale we culled our gear eliminating everything but the essentials which unfortunately included all the snacks we brought from home. Not unfortunately it also included Ken's BlackBerry and represents the first time ever he has not had his BB with him for more than a day!
As flight time was 630am the next morning we arranged a wake up call for 4:45 am. We had the last hot showers we would experience for many days and retired to ...
... Once arrived in Kathmandu, we all unload back at my, now go-to fav - Hotel Potala. It in the middle of everything and $8 including breakfast? ok! That night, we all went out and celebrated our first day in Nepal, as well as surviving our journey through Tibet... mostly unscathed. If you're ever in Kathmandu, 2 bars in Thamel that I would personally recommend to any traveller would be Sam's bar. A comfy, cozy kind of place owned by an ex-New Zealanders. ...