This impressive operation trains 'untouchables', war widows and victims of human trafficking or domestic violence in 500 hours of...
A branch of the Pokhara-based organisation that offers massage from blind masseurs, providing employment to some of Nepal’s 600,000...
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 original Rum Doodle was a favourite meeting place for mountaineering expeditions – Edmund Hillary, Reinhold Messner, Ang Rita Sherpa...
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 cut above the average Thamel restaurant. The menu ranges from Balti chicken to Irish stew, with some seasonal specials, and the desserts are worth leaving space for, especially the bread-and-butter pudding.