Venturing into Central Bhutan & Paro Valley

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart” – Confucius Having spent an excellent time in Thimphu, it was time to venture out into Central Bhutan. Bhutanese roads aren’t the best, and that coupled with the incredible loops as you try to ascend/descend through the mountains means that it takes much longer than normal to travel. […]

Thimphu, Bhutan – the world’s only capital city with no traffic lights

  Eagerly looking through the airplane window, I couldn’t wait to see the scenery unfold as the clouds cleared. Bhutan has only one international airport in Paro – the only town that has sufficient flat land for a runway long enough to allow a small passenger jet to land. But given the heavily mountainous terrain, landing […]