Tag: airport

  • Kathmandu’s (and Nepal’s) Tribhuvan: One of the World’s Most Hated Airports (!)

    Kathmandu’s (and Nepal’s) Tribhuvan: One of the World’s Most Hated Airports (!)

    We agree with CNNgo’s assessment. We also agree with what they have said at the end of their note on Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan: Never mind. The city’s markets and surrounding mountains are lovely. These photos, taken on 11 Nov, are the evidence. Pics by Dinesh Wagle [More photos at the end of this post] CNNgo recently put […]

  • New and Old India

    By Dinesh Wagle Old India trudges through waterlogged roads; new India flies. This is because Indian democracy is dictated by the flourishing middle class, according to a professor. The eagerly awaited monsoon arrived last week in Delhi bringing great relief to the residents. The temperature dropped by as much as 10 degrees celsius to 30. […]

  • Democracy And Jumbo Jets [From Bangkok Under Seize]

    By Paul Reitman, expat from Nepal, stuck in Bangkok [The Nepali version of this article, written two days ago, appeared in today’s Kantipur Daily] Of late, there seems to be a growing relationship between democracy and jumbo jets, although there has always been some connection ever since Jumbos first took to the air. In recent […]