Uma by COMO, Paro
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Well - they take their airport security seriously in only one place at the Kathmandu airport. We went through customs who just waved us through without even looking at our passports, then we went through two other security checkpoints and then we came to one separated by "Ladies & Gents". Included is a photo. We were all confused as the many …
... floor of the main Lhakhang is inlaid with turquoise and other precious gems and stones.
After lunch we started a walk from the National Museum along the forested hillside to Zuri Dzong, built in 1352, and then down to the Uma resort continuing on into Paro and crossed the bridge where our mini bus waited. The views down over the valley and dzong were wonderful and it was good to stretch our legs on our 1st walk.
Visited a Home Museum on the way back to the ...
It's early morning on March 23 and we are huddled in the shuttle bus to the airport on our way to Bhutan.
To me Bhutan was a mysterious place, high above the clouds, isolated from the Western Hemisphere for far too long. I was anxious to discover the essence of that country by quieting my inner fears.
The flight was not too long, compared to the nine hours flights I had taken in the last few ...
... He was looking forward to moving on. When we asked him what he plans to do next, he told us that he plans to do the 3-year meditation. We learned from our guide, Sonam, that this meditation is really challenging. The monk is isolated from everyone for 3 full years, he only has 1 assistant who brings him food and takes care of any emergencies but does not converse with him. Otherwise, he is alone at all times in an unheated stone room high in the ...
... is a exaggeration but seriously it is short!
Quickly we depart the plan and walk down the stairs onto the runway and as the tourists rummage around there bags for their cameras it is clear that Bhutan is not like any other place I have been ….starting with the prettiest airport with an amazing view.
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