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If you think the biggest mountain in the world is pretty obvious (a little hill known as Mount Everest), you may be surprised to learn the subject... Read More

In the middle of a languid length of backstroke, I heard muffled screams. “Haathi!”—elephant!—“It’s coming this way!” Sputtering out of the pool, I... Read More

Prince Harry was set to conclude his tour of Nepal today by making several appearances that included giving an impassioned speech on women’s rights... Read More

In the former Kingdom of Lo, a high-altitude desert straddling the Nepalese Himalayas and Tibetan plateau, is the monastery of Muktinath. Known for... Read More

Nepalese travelers no longer have to choose between “male” or “female” when applying for a passport. The country has introduced a new “other” option,... Read More

Nepal is reopening Mt. Everest for mountaineers after a massive earthquake hit the country in April. ... Read More

The 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal in April moved Mount Everest 3 centimeters, or 1.2 inches, to the southwest, according to a report... Read More

“We are pleased to inform you that Nepal is now safe to visit,” reads an email from Adventure Mountain Explore Treks & Expedition (AME treks) sent... Read More

As Nepal reels from an earthquake that left over 3,000 dead and more than 6,500 injured, people around the world are scrambling to determine how they... Read More, Walking, and Biking ... Read More

Experience the wild beauty of Nepal on a 15-day trek with Alpine Interface. Guides—all of whom have completed a rigorous certification process—lead... Read More

When Afghanistan's Taliban announced plans in February to destroy all of the country's statues—including two gigantic fifth-century Buddha figures— the... Read More

Visit two captivating Himalayan destinations—splitting time between volunteering and sightseeing—on this three-week tour. Projects include accompanying... Read More

Some years ago a friend made a trip to Kathmandu. At her hotel, she asked where she might sample the city's best Nepali food. ... Read More

The word tour often conjures images of buses crammed with tourists and drone-like guides rattling off perfunctory details about sights seen through a... Read More

(51) Zimbabwe 14 days of hiking and canoeing Looking for a safari, but don't want to spend all your time in a Range Rover?Geo Expeditions now offers an... Read More

(31) Kathmandu Treasure-hunting in the Himalayas A religious center for generations, the Kathmandu Valley now draws modern shoppers. Set aside three... Read More

Mark Orwoll, seasoned traveler and Travel + Leisure's Managing Editor, is here to help you with your travel questions. To ask a question, send an email... Read More

In January of this year, I contacted Rajeev Shrestha, a friend in Kathmandu who runs a travel ... Read More

See our slideshow of the World’s Top Aerial Tours. ... Read More

Travel changes everything: it supports communities, restructures economies, protects environments, and preserves our cultural heritage. In 2008, this... Read More

See our slideshow of the World’s Highest Hotels. ... Read More

Everest, Denali, K2—the very names of these mountains command awe and respect, both from mountaineers who brave the elements to reach their summits and... Read More

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