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Is Bhutan, the ‘World’s Last Shangri-La’, Worth the Hype—and the Price Tag?

The Daily Beast 02 Dec 2022
They say nothing worth having comes easy, and that’s certainly the case with Bhutan ... One might be tempted to say a journey to Bhutan begins with the long flight to Asia, but more than most destinations, a trip to Bhutan begins at home ... Getting to Bhutan from the U.S ... An aerial view of Thimphu, the Capital of Bhutan, and its surrounding area.
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WB: Northeast Frontier Railways to operate evening service of 'Joyride' during annual Ghum Festival

Beijing News 11 Nov 2022
Darjeeling (West Bengal) , November 10 (ANI) ... The train would run for 8 trips ... To strengthen the rail network in the northeastern region of the country, the Northeast Frontier zone of the Indian Railways has even planned to lay railway tracks right upto the China border in Arunachal Pradesh, all state capitals, besides connecting neighbouring Bhutan.
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Indian Railways expansion plans in Northeast include laying tracks till China border

Beijing News 10 Nov 2022
To strengthen the rail network in the northeastern region of the country, Indian Railways has planned to lay railway tracks right upto the China border in Arunachal Pradesh, all state capitals, besides connecting neighbouring Bhutan ... Railways also plan to connect neighbouring Bhutan.
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His Majesty’s address to the nation at the opening ceremony of the 8th session of ...

Kuensel 05 Nov 2022
In the past, Bhutan relied heavily on income from hydropower to drive national development and growth ... Socioeconomic development, to improve the lives of our people, requires capital investments. Bhutan has relied mainly on foreign grants and loans, which makes us extremely vulnerable ... Another example is from the Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB).
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The land of happiness: The only currency that really matters in Bhutan is contentment - ...

The Daily Mail 14 Oct 2022
That said, the parallels are inescapable — not least Bhutan’s idealistic and deadly serious commitment to putting Gross National Happiness as its primary national goal, making materialism and economic growth secondary ... Bhutan, a 'magical kingdom of 750,000 souls', is 'less than twice the size of Wales', Ivo reveals ... Home - Trans-Bhutan Trail - BT.
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Mesmerizing Mongar: the seven valleys of temples built by sky-dancers, healing pools and of a ...

Kuensel 01 Oct 2022
The district is strategically located and is often considered as the capital of eastern Bhutan ... Surrounded by alpine forests and mountains, Larjab Drakar Choeling Lhakhang in Yakpogang, Mongar gewog, was built sometime between 1701 and 1707 by Drupthob Kuenzang Chophel, a disciple of the 9th abbot of Bhutan, Je Khenpo Shakya Rinchen.
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Trans Bhutan Trail revives ancient trail

Kuensel 29 Sep 2022
The paths connecting western to eastern Bhutan that served as Zhunglam from the 15th century and that remained untrodden for 60 years are revived today ... It also goes through some of Bhutan’s major cities including Thimphu the capital and the royal city of Bumthang, according to TBT’s website.
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After 2 years, Bhutan welcomes back tourists with honey, turmeric and SIM cards | Mint

Live Mint 24 Sep 2022
Tourism for us is more than just revenue," said Dorji Dhradhul, Director General of the Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB), after receiving the first visitors at the country's only international airport at Paro, near the capital city of Thimphu ... In July, Bhutan raised its ...
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Bhutan reopens all four border gates

The Telegraph India 23 Sep 2022
Phuentsholing, the commercial capital of Bhutan, is also the most popular entry route to the country via land ... Since March 2020, Bhutan had stopped people’s movement through the land routes ... They should also explain the reason for visiting Bhutan,” the Prime Minister said ... They are from Delhi and are on a trip to Bhutan capital Thimphu.
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Bhutan unveils new national brand: ‘Believe’

Kuensel 23 Sep 2022
The Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB) launched the new brand Bhutan ‘Believe’ yesterday ... But that is not Bhutan ... Enhancements to Bhutan’s sustainable development policies ... The changes are geared toward developing Bhutan’s human capital by equipping the population with more proficient skills, knowledge and experiences.
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Bhutan welcomes back tourists after Covid with honey, turmeric & SIM cards

Hindustan Times 23 Sep 2022
Tourism for us is more than just revenue,” said Dorji Dhradhul, Director General of the Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB), after receiving the first visitors at the country's only international airport at Paro, near the capital city of Thimphu ... In July, Bhutan raised its ...
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Bhutan welcomes back tourists with honey, turmeric and SIM cards

Independent online (SA) 23 Sep 2022
Tourism for us is more than just revenue,” said Dorji Dhradhul, director-general of the Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB), after receiving the first visitors at the country’s only international airport at Paro, near the capital city of Thimphu ... In July, Bhutan raised its ...
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Bhutan welcomes back tourists after COVID-19 with honey, turmeric and SIM cards

FX Empire 23 Sep 2022
Tourism for us is more than just revenue,” said Dorji Dhradhul, Director General of the Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB), after receiving the first visitors at the country’s only international airport at Paro, near the capital city of Thimphu ... In July, Bhutan raised its ...
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Bhutan Reopens its Borders with New Tourism Strategy

The Eastern Herald 22 Sep 2022
Bhutan unveils new national brand ... But that is not Bhutan ... The changes are geared towards developing Bhutan’s human capital by equipping the population with more proficient skills, knowledge and experiences ... During a special ceremony in the capital city Thimphu yesterday (September 22, 2022), a new brand for Bhutan was also unveiled by H.E.
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Optimising lift irrigation systems for mountain agriculture

Kuensel 22 Sep 2022
Yet, this simple truism is so difficult to find in so many places; for instance, in the mountain regions of Bhutan, around two-thirds of cultivable land lacks irrigation water supply ... More importantly, systems optimised for mountain farming are emerging, and these could be a game changer for mountain farmers in Bhutan.

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