A Plane Crash In Nepal

A Plane Crash In Nepal

About 2 months ago I was extolling the wonders of seeing Mount Everest with my own eyes. I woke up today to read that the same Beechcraft 1900D turboprop airplane I had been on just crashed a few hours ago, killing all onboard: 2 Americans, 10 Indians, 6 Nepalese, and...
Kya India?! 24 hr. Car Rides, Scams, And Kashmir

Kya India?! 24 hr. Car Rides, Scams, And Kashmir

The last 36 hours have been no less than a harrowing series of events and run-ins. For our last hours in Kathmandu, I got to head over to the suburbs of Chisablani to meet with a family that hosted my cousin when he was in Nepal last year.  This was the same...