Episode 011 – Langtang & Kyanjin Gompa | After an Avalanche
Lantang (3,430 m) and Kyanjin Gompa (3,870 m) are two picturesque villages in the Langtang valley, north of Kathmandu, Nepal. Part of a popular trekking route on the fringes of the namesake national park, it attracts adventurers from around the world.
In 2015, an earthquake triggered an avalanche that levelled Langtang village, and destroyed significant parts of nearby settlements. In this episode, listen to how the residents of the valley have rebuilt their lives three years later. You can also have your cake and eat it too. Go there now!
Dorje Bakery Cafe & Coffee Center
Hotel Yala Peak
Show cover jingle courtesy of Icons8
Music by Nordgroove from Fugue
Episode background tunes courtesy of Icons8
Music by Dural, Helicalin and Murkok, all from Fugue