Best (and Worst) of Nepal

Here we have some of our best and worst moments of our 14 days in Nepal, we've also put together a gallery of our favourite photos which you can visit if you don't feel like ploughing through our gazillion photos. The gallery is available here.

Our FAVOURITE Places/Activities
According to Yann:
1- Getting charged by elephant in Chitwan National Park
2- Meeting up with Maoist protesters in Pokhara
3- Birthday dinner in Kathmandu: Pizza and Everest beer (courtesy of Megan)
According to Emilie:
1- Newari architecture in Kathmandu and Patan
2- Chitwan elephant encounters (the good and the bad)
3- Walking around Bodnath stupa in Kathmandu

Most DISSAPOINTING Places/Activities
According to Yann:
1- Watching young man die on the street at the Nepalese border (with locals showing little concern)
2- Glue sniffing street kids in Thamel, Kathmandu
3- Hearing Venga Boys full blast at 3a.m. on a night bus (Boom boom boom boom I want you in my room)
According to Emilie:
1- Thamel: Kathmandu's tourist ghetto
2- Nepal night buses (overheated, slow, noisy and crowded)
3- Getting stuck in various bandhs

According to Yann:
1- Buffalo momos
2- Vegetable momos
3- Buff and Veg mixed momos
According to Emilie:
1- Onion bhajis from street stalls
2- Veg momos
3- 50% off baked goods

For those interested in our expenses, we have updated our homepage with our financial information for Nepal, it is available here


Geneviève said...


paradiso(angry) said...

seems u guys are starting to diverge on your best and worst moments. What could it all mean? Probably a healthy diversity of opinion.

Love papa