Bhutan – The land of happiness

Gross National Happiness, popularly known as GNH, is a guiding philosophy of Bhutan’s development activities. It is a philosophy of co-existence and harmony. GNH stands for the perpetuation of a holistic range of capital or resources such as, ecological, economic, social, human resource and cultural, all of which should be valued and possibly measured. Such needs are said to have been listed in the literature on principles of political philosophy. But usually their range is not comprehensive, and it often tails off with rights and freedom as catch-all categories. read more

Gokyo Cho-La pass Everest Base Camp Trekking in Nepal

This trek explores the breath-taking Gokyo valley which is located adjacent of the Khumbu. Gokyo is a land of high altitude lakes and icy glaciersHere, a hike to the high vantage point of Gokyo Ri (5350-m) will reward you with views of four of the eight highest mountains on earth – all in one panorama! read more

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking in Nepal

The Annapurna Base Camp is a high glacial basin lying north of Pokhara. This magnificent amphitheatre is called a “sanctuary” because of its natural serenity, beauty and the divine presence of the Hindu goddesses Annapurna and Gangapurna. This isolated cirque of peaks can only be approached by one route, a deep gorge that carves into the fortress of mountains between Machhapuchhre and Hiunchuli. read more