Pokhara offers so much but one thing that grabbed me was watching the paragliders slowly floating up above the hills and above the lake. With such great weather, clear blue skies, a beautiful lake and a mountain range to be had I couldn't ignore the chance to take what I can only call the ride … Continue reading Come fly with me…
One particular day I headed to see the World Peace Pagoda up on one of the ridges surrounding the lake, below is a panoramic of what I saw along the way... And below is the Peace Pagoda as seen from the lake (toward the right): The walk was a long one, approximately 5 miles through … Continue reading Pokhara: Part 2 — Peace man, Buddha style.
Ok ok... When I first decided to write a travel blog back in April of this year I thought it a great idea — and it is — it's allowed all of you wonderful people to share in my journey and given me a retrospective to smile at. The only problem is when travel life … Continue reading Pokhara: Part 1 — the cool pool for big kids.
I climbed from the longest bus journey on earth to step into an immensely dusty world! Luckily Martin (have I told you about Martin? ...and bikes?) had warned me of such so I didn't find it too surprising, although I did struggle to find a place to put my bags down before I headed onward … Continue reading Kathmandu what a man gotta do.