Traveling within Bhutan.


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Traveling within Bhutan. Despite the major hurdle posed by the inaccessible terrain, the high mountain passes, all the major towns and important places of visit are connected by a good road network. However, an important feature of the road system is innumerable curves and bends that one will have to negotiate. Beside the bends, another […]

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Gross National Happiness.


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Gross National Happiness. What is Gross National Happiness (GNH)? GNH is a holistic and sustainable approach to development, which balances material and non-material values with the conviction that the basic human desire is to strive for happiness. The objective of GNH is to achieve a balanced development in all facets of life so that the […]

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Bhutan Religious Dances and Music


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Bhutan Religious Dances and Music . Religious dances are called cham and there are a large number of them. Dancers wear spectacular costumes made of yellow silk or rich brocade, often decorated with ornaments of caved bone. For certain dances they wear masks which my represent animals, fearsome deities, skulls, manifestations of Guru Rinpochen or […]

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Buddha Dordenma Statue in Thimphu


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Budhha Dordenma Statue in Thimphu. When you reached Thimphu visitors can begin day in Thimphu with please blessing from Buddha Dordenma at Kenselphodrag, which offers a magnificent panoramic view of the Thimphu valley where you can have photograph opportunities. The statue sits high on spur overlooking the southern approach to Thimphu. It is one of […]

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Taktsang Monastery in Paro Bhutan


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Taktsang Monastery in Paro-Bhutan Taktsang Monastery is one of the venerated pilgrim sites of Himalayan world. Taktsang Monastery compels on the right, at 2950 metres (9678 feet) above sea level. The buildings are cling to the black rock, over hanging valley. The fact is that the path toward the Taktsang Monastery is very narrow before […]

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Home stay or Farm house in Bhutan


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Home stay  or Farmhouse in Bhutan. Visitors can have a chance to spend the night in the traditional home of Bhutanese family and feel the essence of Bhutan lies in the villages. They preserve much of what Bhutanese life style in Bhutan long time ago and feel the changed. You well get the experience of […]

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Bhutanese Foods and Drinks


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Foods and Drinks. Bhutanese cooking from ranking among the world’s great cusines, but it is nonetheless quite interesting. There are three comditions for fully appreciating Bhutanese cooking: you should like hot, spicy food, you should like meat fat and you should like dried meat. However, to set your mind at rest, there are many vegetables […]

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Mountains, Buddhism and History of Bhutan


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  Mountains, Buddhism and History of Bhutan. The religious interpretation of the landscape and its gods was such a basic experience that it survived under Buddhism and continues to play an important role in the daily life of the people. Within a multi-level system of meanings, the mountain was able to retain its position as […]

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Trekking in Bhutan


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Trekking in Bhutan is very different from the kind of trekking you may be familiar with in other parts of the Himalayas. Here there is no easy going trekking. There is an enormous gulf between accepting the idea of difficulties and actually being confronted with those difficulties on the ground. Trekking in Bhutan is for […]

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