Pokhara, located near the Annapurna range of Himalaya mountains in Nepal, is the type of town you’ll want to stay in for longer than you planned.
The Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is a 5 day hike through the lower Annapurna range. It’s relatively easy, yet offers stunning views of the Annapurna mountains.
I first learned about parahawking in 2008, when I visited Nepal’s second largest city, Pokhara (seen in the video). Parahawking was an option for tourists, but it was more expensive, so I stuck with the regular paragliding experience. It was my first time, and it felt as close to flying as I could imagine. I’ve […]
Tips on how to buy a Tibetan thangka in Nepal.