Where to eat in Kathmandu

One the of the biggest surprises while travelling in Nepal, was how much they embraced different cuisines. The selection of Western food was incredible, and the quality very good. Additionally I was in Nepal for 2 months, and did not get food poisoning once! Of course there are also plenty of places to try Nepali and Tibetan food too. Here are a few to try in Thamel (the tourist area in Kathmandu).
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Everest Base Camp Trek – What gear is needed and where to get it

There is a wealth of information out there advising what to take on the Everest Base Camp trek. With plenty of people advising it can all be bought or rented in Kathmandu. Although this is predominantly true, there are some items worth bringing from home. These are my recommendations:
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