Our First Days in Kathmandu

Boudha - Great Stupa of Nepal at sunset   Flying Flags from Boudha - the Great Stupa of Nepal We arrived in Nepal in July 10th after a long flight from Melbourne. The reknown traffic and dusty roads of Kathmandu made us choose a more relaxing place where to spend our first nights in Nepal. … Continue reading Our First Days in Kathmandu

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Sustainable Action Nepal: la nostra storia

    Ciao a tutti! Da luglio sono in Nepal con il mio compagno Marty per filmare un breve documentario  sulla ripresa del Nepal dopo il terremoto del 2015 attraverso modelli sostenibili. Il nostro centro principale sarà l'istituto di permacultura Hasera  dove sono stati attuati i principi della permacultura - tutela per la terra, per le persone e condivisione delle risorse - per aiutare … Continue reading Sustainable Action Nepal: la nostra storia

Why I came back to Nepal in 2017?

I feel 2017 is a special year: new political elections in Nepal after nearly 20 years; the International Permaculture Convergence takes place in India; it's been two years since the big earthquake in Nepal happened. Those are the reason why I decided that I needed to come to this area of the world again.

Pashupatinati last Hindu journey and Boudha Great Stupa

Pashupatinath is one of the last resort of Hindus before their life transmigrate into the next life. Walking through the smelly smoke makes you feel like a small particle burning into ashes in the air. But it also houses the holy Shivalinga (the holy symbol of Lord Shiva). Death and Life are intertwined here. On … Continue reading Pashupatinati last Hindu journey and Boudha Great Stupa

ABC – Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna is one of the highest mountains in the Himalayas Range in Nepal. With his 8091 metres, Annapurna I is the 10th highest peak in the world. It was also my very first multi-day hike in the mountains. I am greatful for this amazing experience that taught me a lot about myself first of all … Continue reading ABC – Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Dreaming of Bhaktapur

  Wandering in the streets of Bhaktapur, you realize this village just outside Kathmandu, is frozen in a forgotten time. People have a different spirit compared to some other busy areas in the capital. Along the streets, carpets of wheat paint the squares like gold. Typical handicrafts cover the small shops where you can find … Continue reading Dreaming of Bhaktapur

Lumbini, Siddhartanagar

Crossing the boarder between India and Nepal, I decided to visit the birthplace of Buddha first. The Terai is a crosscultural area where India and Nepal traditions merges to create an incredible atmosphere. Although the site of the birthplace itself is made of just a stone housed in a shrine, there is much more to … Continue reading Lumbini, Siddhartanagar

Pokhara Lake City

    Pokhara was a very chilling and fascinating place to stay. It is the reign of extreme sports. I tried paragliding indeed and I was flying high with condors all around. A sensation of ultimate freedom. I witnessed there two main Nepali festivals - Dashain, the longest festival ever which includes the Nepali New Year, and … Continue reading Pokhara Lake City

Orchha Medieval India

India in the Middleage, castles scattered around a town which still has the same old charming fashion. Orchha is almost unknown to the big audience going to India but deserves a lot more. People are incredibly nice and open. I lived with Mukesh's family for almost a week and it was hard to say goodbye. … Continue reading Orchha Medieval India