8th Annual Trip to Kathmandu

In April , I made an unscheduled trip to Kathmandu from Malaysia. A short trip which lasted only 5 days. It was a very enjoyable time out for both Uma and me with the children. A week later, Nepal was hit by the most devastating earthquake since the 1920s. The human suffering was and still is immense and unimaginable.5 months down the road, the news headlines have disappeared from the world press. However I have no doubt that my forthcoming trip will flag up many tales / incidents of human suffering and hardship. I am somewhat anxious for the first time in as many years……..as to what I am likely to encounter…