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News Nepal » Tourism: Destination Nepal

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/perspectives/destination-nepal/
Publication date: Saturday 07 October 2017

has once again created a buzz in the Nepali tourism sector. While many focus on the prospects of developing Nepal as a perfect tourist hub for the inflow of foreign visitors, it is equally important that domestic tourism is also given ample space to grow.

News Nepal » Tourism: Nepal to ban traffic from tourist district

News channel or source: https://nz.news.yahoo.com/nepal-ban-traffic-tourist-district-004202730--spt.html
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

Nepal is set to ban traffic from a popular tourist district in Kathmandu from Sunday in a bid to reduce traffic congestion. Thamel at the heart of Kathmandu is lined with tour operators, hotels, restaurants and shops for trekking gear. Traffic jams are ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Productive five years in Nepal-China relations

News channel or source: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1071139.shtml
Publication date: hursday 19 October 2017

Five years back, these numbers were insignificant. Such cooperation is expected to help enhance Nepal's technical capabilities, and contribute to the country's socio-economic progress. Tourism and investment are two potential areas for win-win cooperation ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Selling Nepal on the Net

News channel or source: http://nepalitimes.com/article/nation/Selling-Nepal-on-the-Net-tourism-of-Nepal,3979
Publication date: hursday 12 October 2017

The Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) says positive feedback from tourists on sites like TripAdvisor and Agoda as well as posts on Instagram or Facebook are much more effective in attracting visitors to Nepal. Which means the country could reach the target of ...

News Nepal » Tourism: China looks at Nepal as potential gateway to South Asia, expands footprints in market

News channel or source: http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/china-looks-at-nepal-as-potential-gateway-to-south-asia-expands-footprints-in-market/story-utmY6zKXG8UQ2lIEg7J35I.html
Publication date: hursday 19 October 2017

China’s private sector is also keen on a share of Nepal’s tourism pie. The heart of Kathmandu, Thamel, which is first the destination for tourists, already has a China Town as a testimony to Chinese engagement at the ground level in Nepal. There are ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Responsible trekking: tips for minimising your footprint in Nepal

News channel or source: https://www.lonelyplanet.com/nepal/himalayan-region/travel-tips-and-articles/responsible-trekking-tips-for-minimising-your-footprint-in-nepal/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d2768965
Publication date: hursday 19 October 2017

Nepal's economy, its resources and its culture are all intrinsically linked to the string of mountains trekkers come to climb © Jennifer Sheppard / Getty Images But tourism can be a double-edged sword, and seemingly miraculous economic gains come at the ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Five things to do in Nepal – other than trekking through the mountains

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/travel-leisure/article/2115569/five-things-do-nepal-other-trekking-through-mountains
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

... If it’s the trekking that draws visitors to Nepal it’s often the warm nature and innate generosity of the people that makes them return. Thanks to the recent development of community-based tourism projects, visitors can now discover the country ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Israeli tourist injured in Nepal jeep accident dies

News channel or source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/israeli-tourist-injured-in-nepal-jeep-accident-dies/
Publication date: Sunday 08 October 2017

An Israeli tourist injured in a jeep accident in Nepal died overnight Sunday as she was being transferred to a hospital for treatment, Israel’s Foreign Ministry said Monday morning. Vered Aviyashar, 26, was one of nine Israelis injured after a jeep ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Paragliding pilots, passengers fall off in Nepal's lake, rescued safely

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-10/16/c_136683863.htm
Publication date: Sunday 15 October 2017

KATHMANDU, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- At least six paragliding pilots along with their foreign passengers fell off to Fewa Lake in Nepal's tourism city Pokhara on Monday, local officials confirmed. The incident took place after the strong wind took control of the ...

News Nepal » Tourism: Forgotten Trail of Nepal

News channel or source: https://www.travel3sixty.com/forgotten-trail-nepal/
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

said the young woman at the information desk of Kathmandu‘s Nepal Tourism Board, as she gaped back at me with a quizzical look. “No, sorry, you don‘t understand. I‘d like to hike the Indigenous Peoples Trail. Can you please provide more information?”