Interesting look at the paper making process. The art of making paper is dezo. The traditional paper is made from the Daphne plant.
What to buy: Cards, paper, bamboo bound writing books, calendars.
What to pay: Not negotiable, but moderately priced.
Open air stalls, with beautiful crafts, and Tibetan goods also. More to come
What to buy: Bronze, silver, woven fabrics, paper. Woodwork of course, and some of the local hats and musical instruments.
What to pay: Mostly negotiiable at the markets. Some will take US$.
Near Kuenga Chhoeling Palace Upper Motithang, Thimphu, Bhutan
Good for: Couples
I was there for a week last month. The hotel is 5* hotel in Thimpu. It is a joint venture project by...more
P.O.Box 236, Thimphu, Bhutan
Good for: Families