Category: Nepal

Heritage of cooperation; Yang Feiyue; China Daily

Photo: China Daily

Restoration of the quake-hit Basantapur Palace in Nepal has been completed with Chinese help, Yang Feiyue reports.

Source: Heritage of cooperation

Jinhae to Hội An: 20 beautiful places in Asia to add to your travel wishlist; Muskan Jaiswal; Lifestyle Asia

Photo: Karthik Thoguluva

Here are some of the most beautiful places in Asia to visit to grasp in the rich culture and serene beauty of the continent.

Source: Jinhae to Hội An: 20 beautiful places in Asia to add to your travel wishlist

Patan Durbar Square (UNESCO World Heritage Site); Bishnu Hari Sapkota; LinkedIn

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Patan, also known as ‘Lalitpur,’ the city of artisans, is located 5 kilometres south-east of Kathmandu and is home to some of the valley’s greatest artisans who have kept traditional skills such as repoussé and the lost wax process for creating stunning sculptures. With its tiny lanes, brick residences, and a plethora of well-preserved Hindu temples, Buddhist monasteries (vihars), and monuments, the city preserves much of its original beauty.

Source: PATAN DURBAR SQUARE (UNESCO World Heritage Site):

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.

Source: Kathmandu: How to spend a weekend in Nepal’s capital city