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 Post subject: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Tue Dec 27, 2011 9:27 am 
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While all you fat boys and girls were carving your turkey I was eating Nepali thali in Kathmandu.
Lovely. :D

Best taxi in the world -

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And a Corolla -

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Not quite classics but these little Indian made Maruti Suzuki´s are everywhere and are the main type of taxi available in Kathmandu.

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I liked this one -

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Most other taxis look a bit more like this -

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Then it was off to see some reincarnation in progress at the crematorium.

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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Tue Dec 27, 2011 9:40 am 
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This guy was reversing faster than I could grab a quick photo

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Then I stumbled on to a classic car show (not really).

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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Tue Dec 27, 2011 9:56 am 
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Corolla problems -

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Got it started. Hurrah!

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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Tue Dec 27, 2011 10:07 am 
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And then two wise men told me about the Temple of the White Corolla.

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So I had to go and have a look.

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Did some other stuff as well but not really relevant. :wink:

That´s all folks!

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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Tue Dec 27, 2011 12:03 pm 

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haha, no turkey on xmas... im mexican so we have tamales and posole.. :lol:

lots of potential out there. :tu:

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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Wed Dec 28, 2011 11:39 pm 
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Cool pics! Could have done without seeing the dead bodies burning and what looks like an arm floating in the water nearby tho...

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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 9:13 pm 
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Could you?... Could you? seriously, looks like it was a nice time.


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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 10:03 pm 
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license plates written in devanagari script make my head ache!


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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 10:40 pm 
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matt wrote:
license plates written in devanagari script make my head ache!


With the aid of a good translator I was reading it (and talking) like a local.

The translator -

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 Post subject: Re: Kathmandu Classics
PostPosted: Tue Jan 10, 2012 10:50 pm 
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Interesting. It looks a lot like India.

cheers for posting the photos!

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