Hotel Vajra

Bijeswari, Swayambhu, Kathmandu, Nepal | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kathmandu

Kathmandu

A travel blog entry by basvansteen

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In Kathmandu lekker bijkomen van de Himalaya, niet dus!
Meteen de 1e dag met gids Harry mee de stad in. Swayambunath in de ochtend.
Deze (monkey) tempel staat op een heuvel vanwaaraf je over Kathmandu uit kan
kijken. Hindoes en Boeddhisten bezoeken deze heuvel in de stad. Er staan vele
stoepa's, groot en klein, van metal en steen. …

Time to relax

A travel blog entry by basvansteen

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Na de spannende dagen in de jungle, vonden we het tijd om in de stadse jungle bij te komen. Elke ochtend een lekker ontbijtje in de Thamel (toeristisch centrum, met allemaal souvenierwinkeltjes, reiswinkels, restaurants en bars) en verder een beetje internetten, lezen, spelletjes doen en wat rustige wandelingen door de stad gemaakt. We zijn tot de …

De brug over, de grens over

A travel blog entry by basvansteen

Om 5 uur de wekker. Genieten van de prachtige sterrenhemel en de heldere melkweg. Tja, lihtvervuiling kennen ze hier niet... En om 6 uur op pad, het laatste deel van de reis door Tibet. De weg was geasfalteerd (dat ga je toch echt waarderen) en toen de zon opkwam begon de slingerende weg van de Himalaya naar beneden, van +5000m naar 800 meter. Hoe …

09.28 NEPAL: Thamel & where my peasant feet take m

A travel blog entry by grrrl.traveler

Karina Kapoor & Pepsi Sept 29,2008: Thamel (still uploading pictures) Touristing Thamel today. Have been pickpocketed twice (but HAH! I have my money hidden in a jogging bracelet around my wrist!). I met with Theo, the manager of Le Chobhar Village Resort (wonderful French expat man and good samaritan- kinda on the artsy side and most artsy …

Goodbye Nepal, Hello India

A travel blog entry by travelingamanda

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... is heavy, takes a long time to make, and is not as warm as a North Face down parka. And subsistence living is a very hard life. These modern things make our lives easier and more comfortable." As a country that's dependent on tourism as it's main economic driver, it will be interesting to see in the coming decades if modernity is more of a negative than a positive. Ram noted the tourism here has been down significantly in the last decade. We held our tongues and thought ...

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This hotel, located on Bijeswari, Swayambhu, Kathmandu, is near Thamel, Durbar Square, The National Museum, and Kaiser Library.
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    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent