Month: May 2013

Productive trip to Kathmandu, Nepal

Arriving in Kathmandu, Nepal, is an assault on the senses.  You are first hit by the heavy heat which immediately envelops you.  Then you hear the sounds, ranging from honking horns to mooing cows to the lilting cadence of the local language.  Then you smell the pollution as well as see it—the kerosene and petrol fumes. …