Happy New Year! What better way to celebrate than visit a beautiful, culturally rich, and adventurous country?
The Nepali government and Nepali travel trade sector decided in October of 2008 to launch the national tourism campaign “Nepal Tourism Year 2011” to help bolster tourism after the country’s long and costly civil insurgency.
With the adage “Atithi Devo Bhava” (Guests are Gods), an important concept at the heart of Nepalese culture, the campaign will hopefully rekindle tourist interest and dollars in the tiny Himalayan destination.
Not yet convinced? Check out this lengthy (9 minutes) but intriguing tourism montage:
If all works out, we hope to be there for Dashain 2011. When are you going?