Category: Places to See

An Overview of Ramsar Sites in Nepal

The Ramsar Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat is an international treaty for the conservation and sustainable use of wetlands. It is also known as the Convention on Wetlands. It is named after the city of Ramsar in Iran, where the Convention was signed in 1971. Ramsar Convention Ramsar Convention on…

Lumbini the Birthplace of the Buddha

The Buddha is the founder of Buddhism. He was born on the full moon day of May 623 BC, in Lumbini, Nepal, and named Siddhartha. His father Suddhodhana was king of Kapilvastu, a small town in south-western Nepal. When his mother Maya Devi died, Siddhartha was raised by Prajapati Gautami. After Maya Devi, Prajapati Gautami…

50 Places to See in Nepal

Nepal is the ultimate destination for mountain expeditions, peak climbing, trekking, white water rafting, jungle safari etc. There are many things to do in Nepal. You can bungee jump over a gorge, fly to Everest, paraglide over beautiful valleys and lakes, see one-horned rhinos and royal Bengal tigers, travel to Lumbini the Birthplace of the…