"How to describe this chaotic place? A first time arrival in Kathmandu Valley will leave you overwhelmed, yet longing for more."
The Valley of Ancient Wonders
At the foothills of the Himalayas lies a valley filled with ancient wonders and living traditions. Palace squares, towering temples and utmost devotion is observed around every weaving corner. How to describe this chaotic concoction of a city? In arms reach there can be wealthy Nepali adorned in gold, children in school uniforms, and lame beggars. Cows sleep on the jam-packed streets, monkeys jump to and fro, and dogs awake at night to take over the streets. Yet despite the hectic nature in this valley, a clearer picture of this nation emerges. The ancient walkways and architectural treasures bear testament to the devoted populace, shining light to Nepal's past, present and future. The people here are distinct and diverse, proud of their homeland. A first time arrival in Kathmandu Valley will leave you overwhelmed, yet longing for more.