Nepal Unprepared for Tourism Boom

Jan 29, 2012 Full story: NewsBlaze

The good news for Nepal's tourism industry is that business is booming. The bad news is that the country isn't ready for it.

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Kellyville, Australia

#1 Jan 29, 2012
Good insight into the state of tourism in Nepal. Maybe it wasn't so bad that I couldn't make it there last year. Sometimes you never know how lucky you are. I'm happy I missed the traffic congestion and flight delays.

United States

#2 Apr 1, 2012

Wicked Indians, Pakistanis and Bangdeshis are there around..everything is tough..


#3 Apr 7, 2012
of SPB tours.
Get real! There are more red flags in this part of CC than on a
Russian street during their Bolshevik Revolution! As travelers and
readers of CC’s forums we are asking for independent tours and
want to deal with independent advisers. What we seem to be
getting are the same people recommending the same companies.
Why is the difference between the Google ranking of a St.
Petersburg private shore tour companies and the companies
recommended on Cruise Critic so huge?? Let’s try to find out and
take a look at the posts of “cruiser Len”(search for Giantfan13)
Nobody knows what happened to “agent” Len after his Russian
tour, we can only guess. But this “independent” fellow has been
posting day and night only about SPB-Tours and his favorite
goddess, Vika (owner). Don’t you think his reviews sound phony?
What about others? There is a whole team of such” independent”
cruisers there!
SPB tours fools people and her former visitors were writing
about it! Her former visitors were trying rapidly to warn others
through CC, regarding buses without air-conditioning, guides,
who could hardly speak English, cancellation of the tours etc. But
somehow all those posts just disappeared from the

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