18/5/17: India: Part One

Now, it really has been a long time since I lasted posted. I wanted to give this site a bit of a breather, and life in India has been so fast paced that I just haven't had the urge to write. So I'm back, by (apparently) popular demand. I've got a feeling is going to … Continue reading 18/5/17: India: Part One

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30/4/17: Kathmandu and Bhaktapur 

After seven weeks, I'm finally I'll. Delhi-belly has landed (or whatever the Nepali equivalent is) and I feel rough. I hope it's Delhi-belly anyway. I've still got two full days in Kathmandu before I fly for it to pass - and if not, I've got enough immodium to plug up a brown bear for the … Continue reading 30/4/17: Kathmandu and Bhaktapur 

24/4/17: Besisahar

After a crawling, seven hour public bus ride through the Himalayas from Besisahar, I'm back in Kathmandu again. Nothing seems to have changed in the last six weeks. There's the same dust, the same noise, the same bustle. But this post isn't about Kathmandu - I think I've covered this city well enough already. I'll … Continue reading 24/4/17: Besisahar

14/4/17: Lakeside Living

It's my last day in Pokhara. Tomorrow, I'll be taking the bus (at 6:30am...) to Besisahar, where I'm hoping to stay for around five days. The real travelling is just beginning. Up until now, I've become very well settled in to Pokhara and life here. It's easy when you're only staying in one city for … Continue reading 14/4/17: Lakeside Living

11/4/17: Looking back on the monastery 

It's been a while since my last post, and previous week feels like a whole world away. I've been staying in a backpacker hostel called Kiwi Backpackers near Lakeside in Pokhara. It's great here - full of other travellers passing through, organising things to see and do, going out in the evenings. But it feels … Continue reading 11/4/17: Looking back on the monastery