Fantastic Phoksundo: A trip to Nepal’s deepest lake

Ever since I watched the movie Himalaya (also known as Caravan), I always wanted to go to Dolpa and visit Phoksundo Lake. Having planned this trip more than once, 2018 became the year when I finally got a chance to visit Nepal’s deepest lake. The way Dolpa district is now accessible by road, but the […]

Lo Manthang: Cycling to the lost kingdom on the other side of the Himalayas

“If you can dream it, you can do it”— Walt Disney At the age of 66, my mountain biking trip to Lo Manthang, Upper Mustang, not only made me realise my dream and rise to the daunting challenges put up by the punishing and unforgiving terrain, but also curiously helped me rediscover my own strength […]