The city of Patan wants to transform its ancient and historic centre for pedestrians as part of the municipality’s transport master plan. At the heart of the project is an ambitious plan: building a network of cycling lanes.
This historic square in Nepal is home to temples dating back to the third century.
Source: Kathmandu Durbar Square
Dozens of centuries-old temples, shrines and stupas leveled by the 2015 earthquake are being reconstructed.
Those are critical lessons, according to a report released on Monday by the World Bank and the United Nation’s culture and education agency (UNESCO).
Polly Witker, a travel advisor, recently explored Nepal on a FAM trip hosted by Royal Mountain Travel and organized through Impact Travel Alliance. Read her report here.
City Nomads’ guide to things to do, shopping, and things to eat in Patan, a neighbourhood in the south of Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal.
The feeling of ‘same same but different’.
In these times, what is the role of feminine energy, even one that is about 5000 years old?
Be grateful for these protected treasures.
AFAR Ambassador Ryan Cordwell reflects on an unforgettable trip with the USTOA…