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How a community-run homestay programme has placed Humla’s Burause on the map

  In Burause of Humla, a district located at the mid-western part of Nepal, a community-run homestay programme is bringing in tourists to this often neglected village. Located at an hour’s hike away from Simikot, Humla’s district headquarters, Burause currerntly has nine homestay facilities in operation. The region is mostly frequented by travellers to the […]

Why Karnali is not just Rara, it’s Nepal’s intangible heritage

In September this year, I had the opportunity to visit the Karnali region. It was a dream come true, for I would also visit Rara Although at every turn I saw nature at it best–whether it was the serene lake of Rara or the terraced fields of Mugu, or the lush, fertile valley of Sinja–the […]