• 7 things you need to know before you go to Nepal

    1 month ago - By Metro

    Pigeons flies over around the Boudhanath stupa at Kathmandu, Nepal (Picture: Narayan Maharjan/NurPhoto/ Getty Images)
    Nepal is surely one of the friendliest countries on the planet.
    In places, it's also one of the most beautiful.
    Though you'll probably fly into dust-choked Kathmandu, you'll soon breathe freely again as you begin to explore the fresh air of national parks, vast lakes and, of course, the indomitable Himalayas.
    Nepal has great food, abundant sites of cultural and historic interest. It's more than worth the visit.
    Here are seven things you need to know before you go.
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