For this Adventure Issue of Travelogues from Remote Lands, we travel to Turkmenistan, Nepal, Mergui, Kyrgyzstan, Ladakh, Bromo, Papua New Guinea, and more.
Just east of Kathmandu is an accessible gateway to Nepal in the Middle Ages: Bhaktapur. with culture, architecture, and roaring markets, this underrated Nepal destination is as unique as it is accessible.
If the altitude and long hours of the Annapurna Circuit seem a little too intense, this personal journey to the summit of Poon Hill is just what you need.
On the ground, in the white water, and above the mountains, Pokhara is a playground for travelers seeking and adrenaline rush.