Explore 21 undiscovered destinations in South Asia as bloggers offer their best suggestions for Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Maldives, and Myanmar.
When you trek the Himalayas in Ladakh, Sikkim, and Bhutan, you discover a timeless and evocative world of Buddhist temples, festivals, and rituals.
My stay at Uma Paro hotel and my visit to Bhutan will be forever inextricably linked. If I discovered Shangri-la at all, while I was in Bhutan, it was at the Uma Paro.
A happiness index, benevolent monarch, pristine air and gentle people: Is Bhutan the new Shangri-la? I spent five days in Paro and Thimpu to find out.