Shangri-La! Tibet’s Lost Paradise

Many would often refer to Tibet at the "Roof of the World". With an average elevation of 4,500 meters and a land area of 2.5 million square meters, the Tibetan plateau is the highest and largest in the world. To give you a perspective, Mt. Apo's peak (tallest mountain in the Philippines) is only at …

Nepal and the Himalayas

Few months ago, one of my office mates asked me, “Where is your next travel destination?” “I’m going to Nepal.” I said. “Is Nepal a country? Where is that place?” Ahhh yes! Those are the types of responses I want to hear when I tell someone I’m going to Nepal. Nowadays, with airlines giving away …