Eva here. On one of our last days in Kathmandu, we went to a Backstreet Academy, momo making lesson. Backstreet Academy is an on-line organization in some Southeast Asian countries that offers courses where local people teach traditional arts. Continue reading
For our last few days in Nepal, we decided to give ourselves (and our lungs!) a treat and stayed outside of Kathmandu in the surrounding valley. With many sacred sites, exploring this area provided us with lovely last memories of Nepal. Continue reading
Hunting down Rhinos in Chitwan
I had read about Chitwan National Park long before we ever arrived in Nepal and had put it on the ‘must-do’ list. I am very pleased to say that it lived up to all my expectations. Fortunately, I think everyone else in my family enjoyed it too!! Continue reading
Hi everyone! I know you all have been waiting for the second part of ice cream around the world, so I am writing this. Continue reading
Eva here. Shortly after our trek we left on our next outdoor adventure. We went rafting on the Seti River. Continue reading
Eva here. Have you ever been completely covered in paint? Well, we have because today was Holi, the spring festival of colours or the festival of love. Continue reading
“Today will be Nepalese flat – up, then down, then back up again.” This is Chandra, our trekking guide for the next seven days, describing our upcoming first day of hiking in the Himalayas.