Nepal to extend national lockdown due to COVID-19 concern; Alison; Xinhua

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Kathmandu: How to spend a weekend in Nepal’s capital city; Abhishek Mande Bhot; Yahoo

2020 is Nepal’s year. As part of an attempt to boost tourism in a country still reeling from the 2015 earthquake, Nepal is celebrating Nepal 2020 which means there will be more to see and do. Importantly, as of today, India has removed Nepal from its Coronavirus watch list.

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Visit These 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Kathmandu Valley; Travel DMC

We all know that Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal. So, a lot of people are living here. Some people believe that Kathmandu is the…

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Exotic sites and wild creatures; Pattarawadee Saengmanee; Bangkok Post

Leaving the popular resort town of Pokhara in late afternoon, Pattarawadee Saengmanee’s van wove its way through the sprawling hillside roads heading to Chitwan, the lowlands in south central Nepal.

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The Buddhist Traveler in Kathmandu; Julia Hirsch & Joan Duncan Oliver; Tricycle

An insider’s guide to Nepal’s iconic Buddhist sites, plus hidden treasures you shouldn’t miss…

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10 Architectural Treasures to Visit in Nepal; Elen Turner; Architectural Digest

More than just the mountains, Nepal’s distinct architectural and cultural riches rival that of its neighbors…

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Aerial view of Boudhanath Stupa in Kathmandu; Shi Yinglun; Xinhua

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Visit Nepal 2020: The crowd of beggars at the World heritage site Boudhanath Stupa; Nepal 24 Hours

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Nepal’s Boudhanath Stupa stands in the sunlight; Huaxia; Xinhua

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Everest Descent – Can Nepal get tourists exploring off the beaten track?; Lynn Freeman; RNZ

After years of rapid growth, New Zealand visitor numbers from China and India are slowing, now nearby Nepal is enticing more of its neighbours to “come visit”. Lynn Freeman went to Nepal to find out how it’s getting visitors to see the whole country not just the mountain.

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Top 10 tourist destinations in Nepal; Khabarhub

Nepal boasts of being the fifth most-visited countries among the top 10 countries in the world and number one in the Best Valued Destination. Nepal is loaded with pristine natural beauty, the sky-high Himalayan range and endless culture and traditions spread out all over the country. One…

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Global Best Projects 2019 Project of the Year and Best Renovation/Restoration: UNESCO-Site Palace Gaddi Baithak; ENR

UNESCO-Site Palace Gaddi Baithak

Kathmandu, Nepal

Best Project

Owners Dept. of Archaeology (DOA); Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation

Design Firm, Structural Engineer & Construction Oversight Miyamoto International

Contractor Pachali Bhairab and Manakamana Nirman Sewa Pvt. Ltd.

Funding Partner U.S. Embassy Nepal Implementing Partner/Technical Nonprofit Miyamoto Relief

Nepal’s devastating April 2015 earthquake and its many aftershocks killed nearly 9,000 people and destroyed or damaged hundreds of thousands of homes. Immediately after the quake, volunteer engineers with nonprofit Miyamoto Relief quickly mobilized. “I was motivated .

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Top 7 places to visit in Kathmandu; Puskar Rai; Medium

Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, is the largest metropolis in Nepal with more than 3 million inhabitants, at an elevation of…

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Introducing Luxury Escapes Magazine – Australia’s Newest Independent Luxury Travel Magazine; Luxury Escapes

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Kathmandu Valley racing to avoid World Heritage danger tag; Samar Prasain; EFE

Kathmandu Valley in Nepal has been in a race to avoid being declared a World Heritage in Danger by UNESCO, as reconstruction and restoration work at a large number of heritage sites remain incomplete…

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Stupendous Wildlife Safaris in Asia; Ryan Miller; CEOWORLD magazine

Asia is known for its diversity in wildlife, environmental changes, and a lot of exotic animal species. The jungles in Asia have a character of their own, and they enthrall the global traveler for sure. Visiting a wildlife safari in Asia is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience for someone who wants an exciting trip. Even flora…

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What to do in the Kathmandu Valley; Kit; The Kittchen

Nepal’s capital is not only a starting point for trekkers and mountain climbers, but it is also a city filled with cultural and historical landmarks. Here is Kit’s guide of what to do in the…

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A guide to spend three days in Kathmandu; Elias Cherian; Manorama Online

Anyone who has visited Kathmandu would say that it is exciting and exhausting at the same time. Here is such an experience of a 3-day trip to Kathmandu from Kerala.. Kathmandu. Nepal. Beyond Kerala. Swayambhunath.

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UNESCO Lists Kathmandu as World Heritage in Danger; Nepali Sansar

Presenting a new challenge to Nepal, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee (WHC) proposed to enlist Kathmandu Valley as World Heritage in Danger…

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15 Reasons to Visit Everest Region of Nepal; Prakash Devkota; Go Backpacking

If you’re planning a sightseeing or trekking trip to the Himalaya, consider these reasons to visit Everest Region of Nepal.

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