To Nepal With Love: A Travel Guide for the Connoisseur

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From the dramatic trek up to Everest Base Camp to urban encounters in
nighttime Kathmandu, discover the secrets of savvy expatriates,
seasoned travelers, and inspired locals. With its unique insights ...

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Overview

From the dramatic trek up to Everest Base Camp to urban encounters in
nighttime Kathmandu, discover the secrets of savvy expatriates,
seasoned travelers, and inspired locals. With its unique insights into
dining, shopping, sightseeing, and culture, To Nepal With Love is a
one-of-a-kind guide for the passionate traveler.
 
A taste of the secrets you will find in To Nepal With Love:
• Experience the beauty of Chitwan National Park from atop a lumbering elephant.
• Nibble on classic specialties such as momo, dal bhat, and Tukuche brandy.
• Explore tiny villages hidden along trekking paths in the Annapurna Mountains.
• Treat yourself to chocolate donuts at 4,000 meters in the heart of the Himalayas.
• Take back roads out of the capital for quiet day trips to Khokana and Bungamati.
• Become an expert at scouting vendors for prayer beads and trekking gear.
• Empower communities by volunteering with orphanages and women’s initiatives.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781934159095
  • Publisher: ThingsAsian Press
  • Publication date: 5/1/2011
  • Series: To Asia with Love Series
  • Pages: 218
  • Sales rank: 778,624
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Cristi Hegranes
Cristi Hegranes is an international investigative reporter, adjunct journalism professor at Loyola Marymount University, and founder of the Press Institute for Women in the Developing World, an international nonprofit organization that trains women to be ethical, investigative reporters. In 2007, she received a Clarion Award and a Lifestyle Journalism Award for her reporting on global AIDS policy, immigration, and social justice issues. In January of 2008 she was awarded the Ida B. Wells Award for bravery in journalism and was named one of Women’s eNews 21 Leaders of the 21st Century. She currently resides in the Bay Area.

Kraig Lieb
Since graduating from Penn State University in 1984, Kraig Lieb has worked, lived, and traveled extensively throughout South and Southeast Asia, and North and Central America. His experiences include Nepal, which he has been photographing regularly since 1989. Through his work with Lonely Planet, his photography has appeared in fifty-nine books, including four covers. His images have also been featured in a variety of publications, including The New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, and TIME magazine, and have been used by organizations as diverse as Amnesty International and Kodak. He lives part-time in Northern California and part-time in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Moveable Feasts: A tasting menu of exotic flavors.
  • Seeing the Sights: Fresh perspectives on exploring must-see attractions.
  • Secret Gardens: Where to hide away from the touring crowds.
  • Retail Therapy: Discovering local markets, boutiques, and artisans.
  • Into the Wild: Tales of trekking and beyond for Adventurous Travelers.
  • When in Rome: Lessons on living local and making yourself at home.
  • Paying it Forward: Suggestions for giving back while you’re on the road.
  • Resources for the Road: Practical advice to help you prepare for your travels.
  • Epilogue: One writer takes the time to understand Nepal.
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