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Rabindranath Tagore Rd, Pathani Tola, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001, India
This was the eerie scenery as I took my early morning photo walk through Varanasi's "Old City" (just off the ghats).
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Boudha, Naya Basti - 4, काठमाडौँ 00977, Nepal
At this old Temple, we discovered the ever present eyes of Buddha carved into the ancient doors. The most interesting part of the photo is the water mark from monsoons and high rain. And we're sitting near the top of the steps. Amazing and...
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Pokhara 33700, Nepal
Surprising in this day and time that women are considered second class citizens and subservient to men STILL in some cultures. Some things we take for granted are continued and glaring challenges in other parts of the world. Try espousing this...
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Boudhha, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Boudhnath, located a little outside the city of Katmandu is one of the largest spherical stupas in Nepal. With the influx of refugees from Tibet over 50 Tibetan Monasteries have cropped up around the Stupa. The ring of shops, in the arch of the...
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This hotel is a result of one mans personal passion. As modernity encroached upon Nepal, Mr. Dwarika, a private business man collected wooden artifacts, pillars, windows, etc. from temples, homes, and buildings being demolished in the interest of...
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Pashupati Nath Road 44621, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
This elderly gentleman took about 20 seconds to step up on a curb. I watched him walk for almost 30 minutes, crouched in pain and with purpose toward the statues of Hanuman and Ganesha outside of one of the temples. He took great care to kiss the...
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Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
During the holiday Holi, I visited a nearby Hindu temple complex. How holy of a "Holy Man" this man was, I cannot say, as he accepted "offerings" to have his photo taken. So as not to get the same photo as all of the other tourists, I asked him if...
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Pokhara Valley, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
At a artisan loomery in the mountains above the Pokhara Valley, we waited for the haze to burn off of the Himalayan landscape from the upstairs viewing deck Followed by shopping handmade yak fur blankets, awesome knitted socks/bootys, scarves,...
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Pokhara Valley, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
Breathtaking scarves and blankets made from yak fur being hand loomed in the mountains of the Himalaya's on the edge of Pokhara Valley. A great buy! Negotiate!!!! Especially in low season when tourism is at a virtual standstill. August 2014.
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Babaji Ka Modh, Goner Rd, Jagdish Colony, Prem Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302031, India
I have a butler, and it’s a little awkward. What do you ask for when you’re staying in a tent in India? I don’t need someone to build me a fire or beat back wild animals; my canvas-walled refuge at Oberoi Rajvilas has polished...