Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Pokhara International Airport construction begins

Posted by Anup Baral | August 2, 2017 : Construction work of Pokhara Regional International Airport formally kick-started from Wednesday, 15 months since the foundation stone for the regional airport was laid. The then Prime Minister Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli had laid the foundation stone for the national pride project on April 14, 2016“ "Construction work was affected due to various reasons. Now, it will move ahead smoothl”," Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jitendra Dev said.
While laying the foundation stone 15 months ago, Oli had said that the project would be completed by July, 2020. But Minister Dev pushed the project deadline by a year to July, 2021. “ "Construction work has finally started. It has brought cheers on the face of people all over the country, not only Pokhara. Now the dream of all Pokhara residents will come tr”e," he added. Of the 21 projects categorized as national pride projects by the government, five falls under the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation (MoCTCA). Dev also said that he would spare no effort to make sure that the national pride project is completed within the stipulated timeframe.

Guide of the month: January 2018

Traveling gives us the opportunity to disconnect from our regular life. You get to forget your problems/issues for a few weeks, it can also help you figure things out that you would not have understood without the distance traveling can give you. We all have crazy schedules, work and a family to take care of, going away alone or with some friends can give you distance and perhaps even make you realize how important these people are for you. Like the saying says: we never know what we have until we lose it.

Another great benefit is the relaxation you get to do. It’s nice to live life to its fullest and enjoy a stress free time with yourself. Going on vacation lets us recharge our “batteries” by disconnecting us from our regular life. When we come back we feel invigorated and we are happy to be back in our day to day routine. It’s a very good stress remover that has a lot more to give than most people are willing to accept.

Traveling increases our knowledge and widens our perspective. To view new customs, different ways of living is fantastic for the mind. It gives us a new perspective about life and especially our life, it can help us change some of our habits or even create new ones. When I travel I usually make it a point to try new food, some cultures don’t have fries in their diet and they are all skinny, others use spices to give taste and not oils or fats. Discovering different values and ways to get by in life is really interesting. You also need to visit exotic new places and discover what this wonderful world has to offer.