When you trek the Himalayas in Ladakh, Sikkim, and Bhutan, you discover a timeless and evocative world of Buddhist temples, festivals, and rituals.
If trekking in Nepal is on your radar, but you’re worried it might be too arduous, do what I did and go on a lower-altitude trek in the Kathmandu Valley.
The people at Kosi Valley Retreat in Kumaon, India help you access and enjoy the Himalayas, a spectacular region of soaring peaks and pristine forests.
A weekend at Whistler, Canada’s famous ski and recreation resort, and a visit to an Indigenous cultural centre, left me with a new way of seeing this ancient land.
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