Inside My Head, Nepal, Travel Advice

Abrupt Transitions

14 Comments 11 September 2008

 Dhal Bat Days -  Vol. 1 8/30/08 Oh my God – what have I done? I kind of feel like it’s my first week at college again where I miss my friends and my comfortable life and wonder how the hell I’m ever going to make it. I arrived in Kathmandu after 27 hours of [...]

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Nepal, Volunteering

Landslides and Local Buses

5 Comments 13 September 2008

Dhal Bhat Days – Vol. 2 8/30/08 For snapshots of the muddy journey – click here! Today was the day the surrender happened; surrendering to my new environment. I believe this to be the first surrender, I think there will be many more. I met my ‘guide’ Khadgo in the morning in Kathmandu and we [...]

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Nepal, Volunteering

Learning How to Remove Leaches

8 Comments 15 September 2008

Dhal Bhat Days – Vol 3 8/31/08 Snapshots from this day of the journey can be found here! Photography from Nepalese Villages – click here! Today I arrived at the village of Puma where I will be staying for 2 weeks. It’s pretty much what I thought it would be in my ‘prepare for the [...]

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Nepal, Volunteering

Powers of Observation

3 Comments 17 September 2008

Dhal Bhat Days – Vol. 4 9/2/08 For snapshots of Puma – click here! It rained last night like I’ve never experienced before in my life. I now understand the meaning of Monsoon season. Sure, maybe it was amplified in my mind as it sounds worse when you are sleeping under a tin roof; it [...]

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ESL, Inside My Head, Nepal, Volunteering

Saved By Youth

2 Comments 18 September 2008

Dhal Bhat Days – Vol. 5 9/3/08 I hit a low today. I think it was due to many different things; but what affects me the most is not being able to have any type of conversation with anyone. I’m not simply sitting here silent – I am trying to form together a few words [...]

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Nepal, Volunteering

At Last – A Shower!

3 Comments 23 September 2008

  Nepalese Shower Dhal Bhat Days – Vol. 6 9/4/08 I think it’s happening – I’m settling into my travel life a bit more. I’m not fighting all of the change as much, and starting to accept. However, the key to all of this was to have some people to talk to. Today was a [...]

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Nepal, Volunteering

Barbot or Bust

7 Comments 26 September 2008

Dhal Bhat Days Vol 7 9/5/08 To view snapshots of Barbot – click here! (opens new window) To view the photography of Nepalese village life – click here! (opens new window) What the F have I done? Just when I was starting to settle in – I agreed to turn my little village world upside [...]

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ESL, Nepal, Volunteering

School Days

2 Comments 28 September 2008

Dhal Bhat Days – Vol. 8 9/8/08 To see snapshots of the school and the kids – click here! (opens new window) To view all Village Photography click here! (opens new window) The whole reason I came to Nepal was to volunteer and teach. In some way I was trying to recapture my rewarding experience [...]

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Sherry traveling the world

I'm Sherry, a corporate cube dweller turned nomadic traveler. I travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations to bring you unique travel experiences and photography. But it's not just about travel, it's also about life experiences of a middle age wanderer.
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