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Tiger before my eyes: An unexpected encounter in Bardia

I heard the driver say tiger, but he said it like he had seen a jackal. He didn’t slow down or go faster. Photo: Sagar Giri Wisps of mist rose like incense smoke from the meditatively slow river. Across it, the jungle was still in a deep slumber. We waded barefoot, halfway up to the […]

Road trip to Rasuwa

Road trips, to me, are a joyous escape. Get in a car, listen to good music and you roll down the windows (or not) because usually, you’re going somewhere fun. That fun place this time was Rasuwa where we were to assess the development work being carried out by various aid agencies in Nepal. After driving […]