Nepal, first impressions, again.

Last time we arrived in Kathmandu, almost four years ago, we were fresh from the slightly stressful New Delhi. Thamel, in comparison, was a peaceful haven. We were both a little nervous that culture shock might not be so kind to us this time around. Well, despite being very noisy and very hot, we seemed…

Udaipur (hurray for antibiotics)

The drugs work, after some very simple breakfast we decided to be brave and leave the hotel. We had only intended on doing one thing today to ease back into the sightseeing and adventuring gently. We thought that a nice boat ride around Lake Pichola would be ideal, sitting down, in the shade and only…