In Nepal, “destinations are not measured in kilometers but by how many days it takes to hike there.” For good reason, the country is often thought of as a spiritual retreat in the heart of the Himalayas. Guilded temples, storied mountains, jungle wildlife and charming villages are just a few of the reasons why the country is so compelling.


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Skies are clear and give way to spectacular views between October and December. January and February are Nepal's coldest months, which, if you can handle the chill, mean snowy peaks and quieter trekking trails. Monsoon rain arrives in June and tends to linger until September.

Mt. Everest Finally Has an Official Height After Years-long Dispute Between China and Nepal

The two countries announced that Mt. Everest is officially 8,849 meters tall, one meter taller than previously considered.

A Country-By-Country Guide to Coronavirus Recovery in Asia

Here’s when and where you might be able to travel again in Asia.

3 Ethical Tours for Wildlife Lovers

Sail into Komodo territory, visit retired elephants in Phuket, or try horse whispering in Gurgaon—this assortment of new experiences across Asia provides animal-friendly answers to the call of the wild.

Returning to The Roof of The World, Nepal

With its myriad legends and legendary treks, mystical Nepal is adventure incarnate. Two decades after his first visit, Duncan Forgan heads back and finds you don’t need to climb Everest to reignite your sense of wonder.