A branch of the Pokhara-based organisation that offers massage from blind masseurs, providing employment to some of Nepal’s 600,000...
This impressive operation trains 'untouchables', war widows and victims of human trafficking or domestic violence in 500 hours of...
Three Goddesses Temples
Next to the modern Sanchaya Kosh Bhawan Shopping Centre in Thamel are the often ignored Three Goddesses Temples. The street on which the...
The various branches of this modern and buzzing coffeehouse are the place to lose yourself in a sofa, a laptop and a pulse-reviving...
It may not be quite as good as it thinks it is (the eponymous founding chef left Nepal years ago), but this place is still a definite...
Gaia Restaurant information
This popular and dependable place combines good breakfasts, salads, sandwiches and organic coffee in a pleasant garden courtyard with global music, reasonable prices (tax included) and good service. The Thai red curry is surprisingly good and the chicken choiyla (spicy barbecued meat) packs a punch; you’re bound to find something good in a menu that ranges from daal bhaat to carrot cake.