International Conference on Resilience comes to an end

International conference on Resilient Hindu Kush Himalaya: Developing Solutions towards a Sustainable Future for Asia calls for collective and inclusive action in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

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International Conference on Resilient HKH begins in Kathmandu

To address the growing challenges of mountains and mountain communities, MOPE and ICIMOD are co-hosting the international conference on “Resilient Hindu Kush Himalaya: Developing Solutions towards a Sustainable Future for Asia”

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ETC and UNWTO discuss transnational themes and routes in Galicia

The European Travel Commission (ETC) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) held an international seminar in Santiago de Compostela to exchange best practices on how to develop and effectively manage transnational tourism themes and routes.

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The Infamous Annapurna Brawl

Few months back, a footage of a British tourist, Gemma Wilson and her son, being chased along a mountain path by an angry local woman, Pasang Gurung from Manang, went viral in social media as well as other news media.

It was reported in the media that the local woman chased the British trekkers after the latter complained about high price charged by the woman for a cup of tea. Till now, we saw only a one-sided footage shot by Wilson which did not show much of what had happened before the unfortunate incident. This video interview shows the other side of the incident.

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Barahi Jungle Lodge wins award in four categories in SATA awards 2017

Barahi Jungle Lodge, a leading luxury eco-lodge, situated at the edge of Chitwan National Park has won many awards during the recently held award functions by South Asian Travel Awards (SATA), 2017 in Maldives.

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