Taudaha: A foggy view of wetland not so far from urban jungle

The mist made the light from the solar lamp posts on the other side of the pond blurry. Somewhere a fish leapt out of the water and fell back in. It was too dark and misty to see where the fish had jumped. Only the sound told me it was somewhere near. As I watched, […]

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 […]