Sign up to take Bharatnatyam, Ballet, Hip Hop, Freestyle, and contemporary dance lessons from Sushila Arts Academy. Call the academy for details.
Siddhartha Art Gallery will exhibit paintings and handcrafted artwork by enterpreneurs Shivani Singh Shah, Sunita Vaidya and Nidhi Todi.
22-26 October, Baber Mahal Revisited
Join aspiring photographers for walks across the valley and take pictures that inspire. Follow distancing protocols. Get details about Photowalk schedules on PhotoWalk Nepal’s website.
Buy fresh and organic fruits and vegetables, fresh baked goods, and other delicious goodies. Support local businesses.
Saturdays, Utpala Cafe, Boudha
The British Embassy is inviting young Nepali women to apply to join a year-long mentoring programme run by a group of embassies and development agencies led by women. More here.
Deadline: 16 November
Forest 404 is a nine-part environmental thriller podcast set 200 years into the future where forests do not exist anymore. Each episode is followed by an expert discussing the theme of the episode. Find on Apple podcasts, Spotify, and Google podcasts.
History is beautiful, brutal and, often, ridiculous. Episodes of Ridiculous History dive into some of the weirdest stories from across the span of human civilisation. Find on Stitcher.
A group of readers talk to acclaimed authors about their best-known novels in this podcast from BBC Radio 4. Find Bookclub on Stitcher.
Feast Meets West
In Feast Meets West, hosts Lynda Liu in NYC and Iris Van Kerckhove in Hong Kong trace the origin and journeys of Asian food and food trends to the west. Listen to episode #39 where the hosts interview New York-based Fulpa Jangbu, who owns and operates Momo Delight, a food cart in NYC.
Craving a quick and easy Biryani? Haadi is the place to go to or order from. Enjoy slow-cooked biryanis seasoned with a secret spice blend which come in clay pots that enhances the dining experience.
Dilli Bazaar (01) 4538444
Tantalise the taste buds with the best of Korean barbecue, grill, and stick food. Try the Suntofu stew and duck roast grill.
Naxal, (01) 4434780
Enjoy a hearty meal in this centrally located restaurant known for its lively ambience and assorted menu. Try the Duck Breast, served on a bed of mashed potatoes and roasted vegetables in a rich peppery steak sauce.
Lazimpat, (01) 4424040
Enjoy mouthwatering Vietnamese food including fresh Banh Mi Sandwiches, Vietnamese salads and curries, along with Vietnam’s national staple, the delicious Pho.
Enjoy scrumptious breakfast from the French Bakery. Get the tummy-filling breakfast platter, or the bacon and egg sandwich. Also order from a variety of delicious cakes and muffins.
Chhetrapati (01) 4251998
Evergreen Eco-lodge is a rustic stay in Chitwan. Unwind in one of the wooden tree-house cabins with thatched straw roofs and enjoy the tranquility of the dense surrounding forestry of the Chitwan National Park.
Situated amid the forest of Nagarkot, the resort is exquisitely built using ultra modern designs and world-class comfort.
Hotel Jal Mahal lives up to its name as it boasts three large swimming pools in its sprawling property. Even if it is not an overnight stay, spend an afternoon at one of the pools before the chilly season sets in.
Gharipatan, Pokhara, 9856087030
Housed in a World Heritage Site, peacock Guesthouse is a 3-storied Newari-style building that provides splendid views of the Dattatreya Square and the Bhimsenthan temple.
Bhaktapur (01) 6611829
A small, cosy retreat just beyond Kathmandu Valley with a bird’s eye view of green terrace fields dotted with ochre painted houses.
Panauti, Kavre, 9851087772