• Nepal | Culture, History, & People | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/Nepal Nepal, long under the rule of hereditary prime ministers favouring a policy of isolation, remained closed to the outside world until a palace revolt in 1950 restored the crown’s authority in 1951; the country gained admission to the United Nations in 1955. In 1991 the kingdom established a multiparty parliamentary system.In 2008, however, after a decadelong period of violence and turbulent ...
  • Welcome to Nepal | Nepal’s official Travel and Tourist ...

    www.welcomenepal.com For the Himalayan country Nepal and its tourism industry, spring is the season of Mt. Everest expedition. This year's spring is different as COVID-19 pandemic has brought the whole world to a standstill. Nepali Sherpa community regards Mt. Everest as God. Sherpas are dependent upon mountains for livelihood.
  • Nepal travel | Asia - Lonely Planet

    www.lonelyplanet.com/nepal Explore Nepal holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | A trekkers' paradise, Nepal combines Himalayan views, golden temples, charming hill villages and jungle wildlife watching to offer one of the world's great travel destinations.
  • Nepal - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nepal Nepal (Nepali: नेपाल) is a country in South Asia bordering the Republic of India and the People's Republic of China. Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world, is found there, as well as the Himalaya Mountains. 12 of the world's highest mountain peaks are in Nepal. It is also the birthplace of Buddha. It has recently become a secular country, but before it was the only Hindu ...
  • Nepal 2020: Best of Nepal Tourism - Tripadvisor

    www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g293889-Nepal-Vacations.html The near otherworldly Himalayan kingdom of Nepal can trace its history back to the 7th century and the arrival of Kirati sheepherders. Today, misty temples perch on rugged ridges, monasteries peer over deep valleys, faded by centuries, and Kathmandu's Old City brims with ancient Buddhist temples and ornate palaces.
  • Nepal | Facts, History & News

    www.infoplease.com/world/countries/nepal Nepal's rugged, mountainous terrain made the search for survivors and attempts to deliver food and medical supplies to affected areas perilous endeavors. Seismologists have predicted an earthquake would hit Nepal, but the country was ill-prepared for a disaster of this scale. Another strong earthquake hit Nepal just three weeks later, on May 12.
  • Nepal International Travel Information

    travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/.../Nepal.html Nepal’s mountain airports, including Lukla and Jomsom, are notoriously dangerous due to challenging weather and terrain. As a result of Nepal’s poor aviation safety record, since 2013 the European Union (EU) has banned all Nepali airlines from flying into or within EU countries.
  • THE 15 BEST Things to Do in Nepal - 2020 (with Photos ...

    www.tripadvisor.com/Attractions-g293889-Activities-Nepal.html Things to Do in Nepal, Asia: See Tripadvisor's 176,820 traveler reviews and photos of Nepal tourist attractions. Find what to do today or anytime in August. We have reviews of the best places to see in Nepal. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.
  • Nepal - Latest News on Nepal | Read Breaking News on Zee News

    zeenews.india.com/tags/nepal.html Nepal Police fire on Indian citizens along border in Bihar's Kishanganj; civilian injured. A person was injured after Nepal Police opened fire and shot at three Indian nationals near the Indo-Nepal border in Bihar's Kishanganj. The incident is said to have taken place on Saturday (July 18) evening. Jul 19, 2020, 20:22 PM IST
  • Nepal Himalayas | mountains, Asia | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/Nepal-Himalayas Nepal Himalayas, east-central section and highest part of the Himalayan mountain ranges in south-central Asia, extending some 500 miles (800 km) from the Kali River east to the Tista River. The range occupies most of Nepal and extends into the Tibet Autonomous Region of China and Sikkim state in