Following the departure of our classmate Yahu, Mahu and I decided to cheer ourselves up by retreating to Pokhara. We’d only heard good things about the town and were in desperate need of a change of scene.
Getting to Pokhara from Kathmandu was straightforward despite a chaotic morning at the bus depot. Vendors in the backstreets of Thamel usually arrange bus tickets a day in advance. We paid about NPR 600 (AUD $8) for comfortable seats on a coach with wifi. To Mahu’s and my surprise, the wifi connection actually worked, even if the internet was slow. Continue reading “Pokhara, Nepal”