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The Gear Wallah of Kathmandu: James Giambrone

 James Giambrone is one of those pioneers who prefer to keep a low profile, remaining in the shadows even as the venture they pioneered becomes popular. Although he is relatively well known in Kathmandu as the director of the Indigo Art Gallery, Giambrone has contributed immensely to mountain biking. He began simply by riding his […]

The Last Honey Hunter: Filmmaker Ayers wants to inspire young Nepalis to go out, discover country

The ancient practice of honey hunting in Nepal first became famous decades ago through the work of Eric Valli. Recently a video has been making the rounds on Facebook and YouTube. Many have seen – and shared – the captivating footage of a man climbing up a sheer cliff on a rope ladder, his face swollen […]