Kathmandu: An Education In Humanity

Many readers have asked me things like why in the hell would I go to Kathmandu, with comments about it being a third world city full of packs of wild dogs and all sorts of livestock wandering the streets, it smells of garbage and urine, the power only works twelve hours a day in two…

How I almost ended up in a Nepalese Prison

On January 31st I left New Zealand with the most ridiculous travel plans ever created by man. I flew to Sydney where I had a twelve hour layover, this was only the beginning of the madness however. Upon arriving in Sydney I took a train into the city, forgetting that perhaps carrying my 13kg backpack…