The capital of one of the world’s most intriguing destinations, Thimphu combines a natural small-town feel with a new commercial hub that gives a mix to the country’s natural conservatism … Continue Reading Nerd’s Eye View : Thimphu, Bhutan
Sri Lanka on the whole brings enormous joy and relaxation as a tourist, but the little beach village of Mirissa is, I think, as near to perfect as I’ll ever … Continue Reading Nerd’s Eye View : Mirissa, Sri Lanka
The capital of the southern province, Galle is a city with a colorful history. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this city is a delight to explore on foot, an exotic … Continue Reading Nerd’s Eye View : Galle, Sri Lanka
Punakha was the capital of Bhutan until the 1960’s, and still retains the serene atmosphere of a place with a regal past. Located at a height of 4265 ft., Punakha valley, … Continue Reading Nerd’s Eye View : Punakha, Bhutan
At first glance, Pashupatinath might not look that sacred… The temple is just a few hundred metres from the end of the runway at Tribhuvan Airport, overlooking a particularly polluted … Continue Reading Nerd’s Eye View : Pashupatinath, Nepal
In Kathmandu, almost everything revolves around the thriving backpacker district of Thamel. Thamel has been the centre of the tourist industry in Kathmandu for over four decades, starting from the hippie days when many artists came to Nepal and spent weeks in Thamel.
Bhutan, the “Land of the Thunder Dragon” is unquestionably a Himalayan paradise, where religion and mysticism is the way of life. Nestled amidst this mystifying environment is the Tiger’s Nest … Continue Reading Travelog – Tiger’s Nest , Bhutan
“Continuous economic growth and expansion in our finite world is not a must. In fact, the current global economic situation still presents a great opportunity to give nature a rest … … Continue Reading Bhutan : An Economy of Happiness