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Rough Guides, 2002 - 597 páginas
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THE ROUGH GUIDE TO NEPAL is the ultimate guide to this beautiful and varied country. Features include:

Full-coloursection introducing Nepal's highlights.

Unrivalledaccounts of all the sights, from legendary Kathmandu and the peaks around Pokhara, to the jungles and ethnic diversity of the Tarai region.

Incisivereviews of the best places to stay, eat, drink and shop, whatever your budget.

Detailedchapters on trekking, rafting and mountain-biking.

Comprehensivebackground on Nepalese culture, politics and the environment.

Maps and plansfor every region.

 

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basics 984
10
From Australia and New Zealand
16
Insurance
23
Costs money and banks
31
Accommodation
41
Communications
50
Opening hours and public holidays
59
Shopping
66
Bhaktapur Bhadgaun
222
Changu Narayan
234
The central hills 241269
241
OThe western hills 271322
271
Sauraha
328
Ghatgain
334
Narayanghat
348
Tilaurakot
360

Spiritual pursuits
72
Travelling with children
78
O Kathmandu and Patan 87182
89
South of Durbar Square
121
West of the Bishnumati 127134
127
East of Kantipath 134137
134
The Kathmandu Valley
183
Pashupatinath
190
Boudha Boudhanath
196
The Sankhu and Sundarijal roads
202
Kirtipur
208
The Bungmati and Chapagaun roads
215
Mahendra Nagar
373
OThe Eastern Tarai and hills
379
G Trekking 411453
411
Rafting and kayaking 455468
455
O Mountainbiking 469484
469
Music and dance
525
Natural history
550
Books
559
Newari phrases
579
Full index
586
Twenty years of Rough Guides
594
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David Dyergrew up in a coastal town in NSW, Australia, and graduated as dux of his high school in 1984. After commencing a degree in medicine and surgery at the University of Sydney, he soon decided it was not for him.

David went on to train as a ship's officer at the Australian Maritime College, travelling Australia and the world in a wide range of merchant ships. He graduated from the college with distinction and was awarded a number of prizes, including the Company of Master Mariners Award for highest overall achievement in the course. He then returned to the University of Sydney to complete a combined degree in Arts and Law. David was awarded the Frank Albert Prize for first place in Music I, High Distinctions in all English courses and First Class Honours in Law. From the mid-1990s until early 2000s David worked as a litigation lawyer in Sydney, and then in London at a legal practice whose parent firm represented the Titanic's owners back in 1912. In 2002 David returned to Australia and obtained a Diploma in Education from the University of New England, and commenced teaching English at Kambala, a school for girls in Sydney's eastern suburbs.

David has had a life-long obsession with the Titanic and has become an expert on the subject. In 2009 he was awarded a Commonwealth Government scholarship to write The Midni

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