Ah, Bhutan. The peaceful Himalayan kingdom where tigers are said to leap from the gorges that tower above seemingly endless rice paddies. A land hardly touched by the outside world, where it’s still so, so difficult to get in: you’re required to spend $250 per day if you want to be in the country legally.
Wonder List goes to Bhutan to find Happiness
(CNN) — Pretend you’re a king.
Pretend that you reign over the Land of the Thunder Dragon, a happy little nation high in the highest mountains, cut off from the wars and worries of the modern world.
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Why Bhutan Should Be Your Next Destination
In January, I got to check off one of my top bucket list items: visiting the remote Buddhist kingdom of Bhutan. I’m typically attracted to a destination by three things, the promise of delicious food, the knowledge I’ll be able to stretch my dollar far and the possibility of adrenaline-pumping adventure; Continue reading “Why Bhutan Should Be Your Next Destination”