Bhutan: kingdom of the clouds
Bhutan is an otherworldly place, where Buddhist traditions mix with a new-found modernity and great reverence is shown to tigers, Steven Seagal and the flaming thunderbolt of wisdom. Peter Grunert of Lonely Planet Magazine shows you the sights of the Himalayan kingdom.
Travel Off the Path: Bhutan - Heart My Backpack
Today I’m sharing a guide to a country that has been on my bucket list for pretty much as long as I can remember: Bhutan! Now, I still haven’t made it there, but my friend Christian of Unusual Traveler recently visited the remote Himalayan country and lucky for us he agreed to share some of his...Read More
In Photos: Beautiful Bhutan - Away From The Office
In my last post, I talked about some of the reasons why you need to visit Bhutan. If you’re still not convinced, I’m including even more photos below that will make you want to visit The Land of the Thunder Dragon.
11 Things You Need to Know Before You Visit Bhutan - Away From The Office
The tiny kingdom of Bhutan is nestled in the Himalayan mountains, sharing a border with India, Nepal and Tibet, home to 800,000 people. The landlocked country is full of historic Buddhist monasteries, fortresses, beautiful mountain landscapes and some of the world’s happiest people. As I mentioned in a previous post, Bhutan is definitely worth a …