Hotel Buddha Land
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... climb down metal rolling stairs and board a bus to drive about the equivalent of 1 block to the terminal. Next, I had to stand in line to get my 15 day Nepal visa for $25. For folks who didn't have visa photos, there was actually a booth at the airport. This took close to an hour. My bags were waiting as I got to baggage claim and there was a long line of people to exit customs but they all seemed to be Nepali so I just bypassed the line and the guys let me thru. My ride to ...
... every mistake - was FOR this. This was to be my life's work. As soon as I had escaped from the confines of that claustrophobic airplane that took me from Qatar to Nepal, I was herded along with the rest of the passengers onto a small bus that took us literally a few hundred feet to the airport. I had been given the necessary visa paperwork on the plane to fill out, so I was clutching the completed documentation and my passport as we all shuffled into the tiny airport ...
... pollution here is at critical level when traffic begins. Upon reaching the Kathmandu airport tribhuvan, we have to apply for a 15 day permit to enter Nepal. The officers were rigid and doesn't communicate properly. The visa system was old and took 4 people in a line for different task ( stamping, checking of passport, collecting the fees etc). I was quite surprised. Fortunately the queue wasn't long so we didn't spend too long of the time to get our ...
... part of everyday life here.
From Sway we had another taxi to Durbar Square which is the medieval part of the city where the Kings were once crowned and ruled from. It is the traditional heart of the old town. The highlight here was seeing the Kumari or Living Goddess. I'll write about her in a special blog.
After me blessing a statue that will take away all my fars and one of Ganesh that will give me wisdom (both needed!) we had to take shelter ...
I have been for my own travel hub Google Treks Nepal Pvt. Ltd. Kathmandu, Nepal since last three years. I do have organized Trekking and Tours in Nepal for more than 3000 people from the world. I am always concentrated for the betterment in this travel business in Nepal, so people do have more confidence to join my company for ...
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