my week long stay in Tukche, Mustang
an incredible experience around the Annapurna Conservation Area
Ready for Annapurna!
Anticipating Sunday’s departure to the Himalayas for trekking and a village homestay
5 Weeks In
An easy week of class, busy week of culture
A wonderful weekend in Nagarkot & anticipation for next week’s festival
Birthday, Momos, and Community Groups
my week in Nepal’s Middle Hills – Tansen, Palpa
Exploring the city
Getting to know the ins and outs of crazy Kathmandu (and my head)
My New Family
an introduction to Nepali life: the first week in my homestay.
dirt, smog & garbage
My first impressions of Kathmandu.
It’s really happening.
New Beginnings and the Love of My Life
It’s all very sweet and accomodating, though I know, formulaic: to please the Western tourists coming through who would like to pretend they (we) want something authentic when all they’re (we’re) really looking for is something familiar.