Everyone has to hit Thamel if you are in Kathmandu. It's a bustling merchant Mecca with restaurants, bars, hotels, and countless merchants. Be sure to eat plenty of momos and visit Pilgrams Bookstore.
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just what you expected and just what you need .. full of colour, people, shops, bargains and bartering galore .. plenty of places to rest you feet and have a refreshing drink and a tasty snack ...
I only ventured out twice on foot and that required one to be wide awake, crossing the street here is quite an experience.
Thamel is a bustling hub of tourist activity. If it’s your first time in Nepal you’ve got to check it out at least once, but if you want a more genuine Nepali experience it’s not the place to be. Filled with shops for tourists and...More
Very exciting area, millions of little shops and restaurants and lots and lots of people. This is definitely the tourist mecca. Find anything you need, there is even a grocery store with all sorts of western delights, including Oreos. Lots of trekking gear for sale,...More