How to See Mount Everest

How to See Mount Everest

The climb up the tallest mountain in the world is no small feat, but even just getting to the base camp is a trek all in itself. But climbing Mount Everest is not the only way to enjoy its beauty. Travelers can trek to certain points and villages and needn’t go...
Capturing your Adventures in Style

Capturing your Adventures in Style

Has a most wonderful vacation or trip become nothing more than a blur in the weeks, months, and years that follow? Yes, we take pictures, and pictures are worth a thousand words as they say. Pictures do a great job of capturing a scene, but… Words capture...
Old Paper vs Old Paper

Old Paper vs Old Paper

There’s nothing like a paper that has a good age behind it. But old paper doesn’t necessarily mean number of years it’s been around, it also refers to the history. For example, here’s a sampling of paper that’s been around for a while,...
Tibetan Singing Bowls from Nepal

Tibetan Singing Bowls from Nepal

Many people are not familiar with Tibetan singing bowls also called Himalayan Singing bowls, and they’re missing out. The rich tone from a Tibetan singing bowl soothes and relaxes, not to mention it’s an enjoyable musical instrument to learn to play. You...
Eco-Friendly Lokta Paper

Eco-Friendly Lokta Paper

Different cultures have used various forms and types of papers over the centuries, but what makes Lokta paper so different? Today’s mass produced computer printer and copy paper are processed from trees that are cut down and turned into wood pulp to create the...