Kathmandu, Nepal Travel Newswire

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  1. Mardi Himal Trekking, Mardi Himal Base Camp TrekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | PR Log

    Mardi Himal Trek is one of the exotic and interesting treks in Nepal. The beautiful trek offers a paradise for nature lovers and adventures trekkers.

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  2. India provides aid for Dharamshala at Pashupati NathRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Newkerala.com

    Kathmandu, July 14 : India has given Nepalese Rs 219.9 million for the construction of a Dharmshala at the revered Pashupati Nath temple that is visited by thousands of Hindus from across the world. The Nepal Bharat Maitri Pashupati Dharmashala Building is being built at Tilganga in Kathmandu.

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  3. Sanchez: Farewell, Joyce MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Sun-Star

    WHEN going to strange new place abroad, I try to befriend Filipino "locals." Meaning, Filipinos who already know the lay of the land.

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  4. A Quick GetawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | The Daily Star

    An hour and a half flight away from Dhaka is a land of humble people, soothing climate and the highest peaks in the world. Everything about this country will sweep you off your feet.

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  5. China or India: Does Nepal Have a Realistic Choice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Counterpunch

    I was crossing the airstrip to a small aircraft that would take me to Nepal's interior. We had left the disarray of the departure hall in Kathmandu airport with its melee of early morning hopefuls anxious to escape the polluted city and fly to a trailhead in search of fresh mountain streams and clean air.

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  6. Kailash Masarovar Yatra: Pilgrims advised to avoid Nepal routeRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, June 2 : Given the ongoing inclement weather in the region, the Indian embassy in Kathmandu on Thursday advised Indian pilgrims undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra to avoid the Nepal route. "A large number of Indian citizens have been going under own private arrangement for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra via Nepalgunj-Simikot-Hilsa," the embassy advisory said.

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  7. NepalRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | State Department

    Tourist Visas: Either apply for a visa at a Nepalese embassy or consulate before traveling, or purchase a tourist visa upon arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport or at the following land border points of entry: Extending Your Visa: The Department of Immigration in the Kalikasthan neighborhood of Kathmandu, and the Immigration Office in Pokhara are the only two offices that can extend visas. The Immigration Office at Tribhuvan International Airport is not authorized to extend visas.

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  8. Upper Dolpo Trek, NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Sierra

    Restricted area permit fees and all trek expenses Three in-country flights, airport transfers, charter bus, donations to monasteries and conservation projects, entrance fees, sightseeing guides in town On the Tibetan Plateau in the great Himalayan rain shadow, lies Dolpo -- a legendary Ba-Yul or "Hidden Land," geographically cut off from the rest of the world by a barrier of high mountains, deep gorges, and thick forests. Our 30-day trek will allow us to truly explore this remarkable place, where we'll find a thriving and undiminished traditional Tibetan culture -- their villages possibly the highest on earth.

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  9. Pilots, flight attendants reveal favorite, least favorite...Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    "Kathmandu is the worst airport in the world by far. A glorified bus station running at 600% capacity with no amenities and confusing security.

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  10. Pilots, flight attendants reveal favorite, least favorite...Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    "Kathmandu is the worst airport in the world by far. A glorified bus station running at 600% capacity with no amenities and confusing security.

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  11. Actor James Franco is honored on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame during...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    "San Francisco's 'Fisherman's Wharf.' With a name like that, you're probably imagining fresh seafood restaurants or fishing boats.

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  12. PM Oli: Nepal is safe for travelRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Kathmandu, Apr.25: Nepal Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli on Monday urged foreign investors and tourists not to be reluctant to invest and travel in Nepal. Emphasizing that all parts of Nepal had not been affected by last year's earthquake, Prime Minister Oli said tourists should not be insecure about visiting and investing in Nepal.

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  13. 'It's just a rock': The most overrated tourist spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | News Times

    "San Francisco's 'Fisherman's Wharf.' With a name like that, you're probably imagining fresh seafood restaurants or fishing boats.

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  14. Barbara Adams, free spirit and American expatriate in Nepal, dies at 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Washington Post

    "I was sitting at the Yak and Yeti bar of the Royal Hotel, and the prince mistook me for someone else." The year was 1961.

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  15. FILE - In this April 21, 2005 file photo, a group of tourists brave...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    "San Francisco's 'Fisherman's Wharf.' With a name like that, you're probably imagining fresh seafood restaurants or fishing boats.

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  16. Hundreds gather in Kathmandu for holy bath on full moonRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Kathmandu, April 22 : Hundreds of Nepalese celebrated the annual Hindu festival of the full moon on Friday by bathing under holy water spouts on the outskirts of Kathmandu in a ritual believed to bring blessings for good health. The devotees believe they will be protected from disease after the holy bath during the festival of Balaju Purnima, Efe news reported.

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  17. The week's best travel deals around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Save $1,000 on the Mystical Mustang: Nepal's Forbidden Kingdom trek from Mountain Travel Sobek. The 18-day tour costs $4,995 per person double and includes lodging, such as a five-star property in Kathmandu; most meals; airport transfers; sightseeing and guides; ground transportation; tips; entrance fees and permits; basic medical and evacuation insurance; and taxes.

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  18. The Journey to 'Sherpa' Took Decades: DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Criminal Report Daily

    The world's 14 "eight-thousanders" -- mountains taller than 8,000 meters -- are all located in Asia. On one hand, they really beautify a horizon, but on the other they present a fierce, at times fatal, challenge to mountain climbers.

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  19. 'Comparing then and now is heartbreaking': Climber reflects on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | AccuWeather.com

    On April 25, 2015, a powerful earthquake shook Nepal and the surrounding areas, causing catastrophic damage, widespread panic and economic loss. Last year's 7.8-magnitude earthquake was one of the strongest on record for Nepal with the epicenter just 51 miles away from Kathmandu, the nation's capital.

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  20. Prince Harry visits earthquake-hit area after welcome from five virginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | This Is Lancashire

    Prince Harry has seen for himself the earthquake damaged suffered by some of Kathmandu's world famous historic sites as he was welcomed to the city - by five virgins. The prince was given a tour of Durbar Square in the heart of the Nepalese capital city's old town, and even tried his hand at wood carving restoration work.

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