Monthly archive January, 2013

Kathmandu, Your Strange Bewildering Time

Kathmandu Durbar Square, or locally known as Hanuman Dhoka, is a photographer’s delight. Once a resident of Nepal’s Royal Family, this square comprises courtyards, palaces, and temples which showcase the skills of the Newar artist and craftsmen over several centuries. Though the place is beginning to lose its charm due to poor maintenance, it is still a pretty place for people watching if you don’t mind the crowd. It is best to see this place in late afternoon when you can see locals having their free time with friends, vendors selling everything from trinkets to vegetables, painters trying to capture moments, or travelers like you who found a time to relax and inhale the scene.

Categories: Nepal

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