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Chasing a Himalayan sunrise at Poon hill

The bus wound further and further up into the hills until Pokhara’s Phewa Tal was no more than a silvery puddle in a bowl of green hills. Then the road descended into the northern side of the hill and we were on a road with a patina of dew. The ticket collector called our stop. […]

In Photos: As the flagship trek to the Himalayas, Everest is ready to welcome visitors

As the trekking season comes near, photographer Bharat Bandhu Thapa visited the Everest region to document its beauty and diversity. With clear afternoons and balmy evenings, Nepal welcomes majority of its visitors to the Khumbu valley during the months of September-November. This trekking season holds prominence in the light of the earthquake last year, which although had […]