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Nepal Travel: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Part II
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Nepal Travel: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Part II

When we visited Kathmandu, Nepal in 2014, we went on an urban hike from Patan to Thamel via Kathmandu's ring road. In this video, a girl walks with us telling us where she's going and asking where we're going. She doesn't seem to have an agenda, and just remembers us from when we'd stopped at her family's store to buy things.Related Posts:Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part I ...
Nepal Travel: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Soldier
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Nepal Travel: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Soldier

In this video we stop to talk to and ask a soldier for directions to Freak Street in Thamel. This video was taken in 2014 when we visited Kathmandu, Nepal and went urban hiking on Kathmandu's ring road.Related Posts:Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part I (video)Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part II (video)Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road ...
Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part III
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Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part III

To acquaint ourselves better with Kathmandu, we decided to go urban hiking along the city's ring road from Patan to Thamel.Related Posts:Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part I (video)Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part II (video)Nepal Tourism: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Soldier (video)Nepal Tourism: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Part II ...
Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part II
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Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part II

This video is Part 2 of our urban hiking trip from Patan to Thamel on Kathmandu's ring road.Related Posts:Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part I (video)Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part III (video)Nepal Tourism: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Soldier (video)Nepal Tourism: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Part II (video)Traffic in Nepal: ...
Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part I
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Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part I

We visited Nepal in 2014 before the Kathmandu earthquake. During our visit, we decided to go urban hiking from our neighborhood in Bhaisepati to Thamel via Kathmandu's ring road.Related Posts:Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part II (video)Nepal Travel: Urban Hike along Ring Road in Kathmandu Part III (video)Nepal Tourism: Street Encounters in Kathmandu Soldier ...
All Right Turns and Serendipity Today — By Jennifer Shipp
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All Right Turns and Serendipity Today — By Jennifer Shipp

Today was mostly a very normal day.The plumber/handyman came to try to fix our shower with two other young men. This morning, of course, the water was somewhat warm when I showered. I even stood underneath it to wash my hair. The shower must’ve known that the handyman was coming.When he arrived he fiddled with the instant-on fixture quite haphazardly and it started a small fire inside and popped a ...
Much Walking, Two Buses, and Seemingly Dead Leaf Bugs — By Lydian Shipp
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Much Walking, Two Buses, and Seemingly Dead Leaf Bugs — By Lydian Shipp

Today was a day filled with walking, if I do say so myself. We did achieve our goals, in the end, but I’ll get to that. As we exited the house and checked our bags to make sure that we had everything we needed, and suddenly noticed a “leaf” on the wall. No, it’s a bug! It wasn’t moving, but it seemed to like the lighter shade of yellow on the wall in opposition to the darker shade further to the ...
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