Showing posts with the label Bhutan

The Talking Stamps of Bhutan

Jun 30, 2022

Bhutan, a small landlocked country sandwiched between India and China, barely attracts attention in the international arena. Its postage sta...

Gangkhar Puensum: The Highest Unclimbed Mountain in the World

Jan 2, 2015

Gangkhar Puensum is the highest mountain in Bhutan, and at 7,570 meters, it is the 40th highest peak in the world. As surprising as it may s...

5 Most Inaccessible Monasteries in the World

Sep 21, 2012

Buddhist monasteries are usually located in remote places far from the hub-bub of cities and towns. It takes more than a mild determination ...