Exploring Patan, Kathmandu

Before Nim left us to go back to the UK, we made sure we had a second trip to Patan for her to spend some more time with friends there, and for the us all to explore the historical area of the Kathmandu Valley’s other city. We followed the Lonely Planet’s ‘backstreets of Patan’ tour,…

Day of Nostalgia

Nic(need the names today as Rob has finally agreed to contribute directly today instead of just critiquing what I write!): Today we wandered beyond Thamel into the old city of Kathmandu, and the area around Durbar Square. We had intended only to visit Durbar Square, but after a wrong turn we decided to explore the…