07th Jan

Nepal’s Learning House: Where Education Lives

Nepal will always have a special place in our hearts. There, we had the opportunity to volunteer at a Buddhist monastery to teach English through Alliance Nepal. It was during this experience we realized the need for better education opportunities for the Nepali children. Now, Pokhara will very its very own Learning House.

02nd Mar

5 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer in Nepal

From the beginning of our planning, Cassie and I knew volunteering would be a part of our RTW trip. We didn’t quite know where at first, but we knew we wanted to give back in some way. We decided to teach English in the land of the Himalayas, and we can’t think of a better […]

11th Feb

Namaste Nepal: Adventures in Teaching

As part of our adventure, Oren and I decided to teach English to the monks at the Matepani Gumba monastery in Pokhara. We had no idea what to expect.

09th Feb

Matepani Gumba: The Stairway to Heaven

We had no idea what to expect when we went to check out our volunteering location in Pokhara, Nepal. As we climbed an endless flight of stairs, we were treated to Matepani Gumba, one of the best views in the city and one of the most beautiful buildings in the country.