Kathmandu & Bouddhanath
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June 30th, 2008 – by: L_L_Travel
The next day consisted of a day trip to one of the more remarkable places to visit in Kathmandu. We traveled to Bouddhanath, the biggest stupa ( a Buddhist religious monument) in Nepal. We arrived in the early afternoon to watch a large mass of pilgrims, locals and monks circle the stupa (always clockwise) and spinning giant prayer wheels that encompassed the stupa. We found the highest rooftop cafe we could, sipping black tea and watching the events unfold beneath us. It was a very peaceful and serene environment, one where the hours in the day seemed to just slip away.....
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