Tag Archives: Nepal

Travelling as a Picky Eater

If you know me, you know that I’m a picky eater. I’ve always made an attempt to try new things, but there are a lot of common ingredients which I just can’t stand.  On top of things like spicy food … Continue reading

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Weaving between motorcycles – The art of crossing the street in Kathmandu

Learning to cross the street is something you learn at a very young age.  But did you know that it’s not the same everywhere?  Of course you should know that some countries drive on the left-hand side, while others drive … Continue reading

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Walking Past Paradise: My Commute to Work in Nepal

Oh, the dreaded commute!  Around the world, commute times can vary from none (for stay-at-home parents and freelancers who work virtually) to hours (for people who live in rural areas but work in the city or in cities with particularly … Continue reading

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How to get around in Kathmandu – Transport in Nepal

When you get to a new place, one of the first things you need to figure out is transportation.  After walking around in your neighbourhood, you’re going to want to explore different parts of the city.  But how do you … Continue reading

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AMA – Final Thoughts

International Development Week is now finished for 2016, but you can still check out the blog/website we created for the event.  We asked you to tell us all your burning questions about life in Nepal and Bangladesh, and we answered! … Continue reading

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AMA Recap – What We’ve Learned So Far!

This week is International Development Week (#IDW2016). For the last few days, Rebecca and I have been answering lots of questions about our experiences in Nepal and Bangladesh. I wanted to share a few of the interesting things that we’ve … Continue reading

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Ask Me Anything! – International Development Week

This week (February 7 to 13) is International Development Week (#IDW2016).  This week is a time for those of us in development to have a conversation about the field we work in, and to share our stories with those in the general public.  This year, … Continue reading

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