2 Week Itinerary Colombia's Carribean Coast | Bits of Bri

2 Week Itinerary Backpacking Colombia’s Caribbean Coast

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3 Days in Cartagena, Colombia | Bits of Bri

3 Days in Cartagena, Colombia: Discovering The Colorful & Colonial

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Misadventure in Minca, Colombia | Casa Loma Review | Bits of Bri

A Misadventure in Minca, Colombia + Casa Loma Review

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Guide to Palomino, Colombia | Bits of Bri

Guide to Palomino, Colombia: The Caribbean Hipster Town

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Nepalese Cuisine | Recipes

Aloo Paratha: Potato-stuffed Indian Flatbread

By on January 17, 2016
Aloo Paratha: Potato-stuffed Indian Flatbread - Bits of Bri

I have never eaten paratha before.  Well, until last week that is.  I’ve often seen it in the frozen section in the local Bhatbhateni store but never thought to give it a try.  Then one sunny day at work for lunch we were served fresh, handmade potato parathas.  Then I searched and searched and couldn’t find the […]

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Travel Accessories

Best Travel Accessories for Backpackers

By on January 8, 2016
Best Travel Accessories for Backpackers - Bits of Bri

Having previously backpacked myself and currently being in the planning stages for an upcoming amazing backpacking trip… I decided to do a little research and discover what are the best travel accessories for backpackers. I’m not one who will stock up on all the “must-have” of travel accessories per say, but these few items I’ve […]

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Nepalese Cuisine | Recipes

Paneer Pakoda: Nepali Recipes

By on December 31, 2015
Paneer Pakoda - Nepali Recipes - Bits of Bri

Pakoda / Pakauda oftentimes called Pakora in India, is basically wheat and gram flour coated cottage cheese fritters.  Paneer is a fresh cheese (pretty solid-formed and slightly squishy) native to India and is known throughout South Asian countries.  It is absolutely delicious in Nepali dishes – you can add it to curries, marinate it in […]

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Happy Tamu Losar!

By on December 30, 2015

Happy Tamu Losar (Gurung New Year)! This year is year of the Monkey.  Today our friend Swosthani took us to the Losar festival to celebrate the Gurung (one of the many castes here in Nepal) New Year.  Just thought I would share some photos of the event. Hope you enjoy!    

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Travel Tips

Europe Travel Tips for Americans

By on December 29, 2015
Europe Travel Tips for Americans

Are you American? Do you dream of traveling in Europe? Europe is one, if not the most, desirable travel destinations in the world.  Whether it’s your first time to Europe, second, or third, these Europe travel tips for Americans will get you pumped to start planning your own trip! For the purpose of this article […]

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Cat Paraphernalia

Awesome Cat Sweaters

By on December 21, 2015
Awesome Cat Sweaters

Tis the season to wrap oneself up in a fluffy cat sweater!  As I sit here at my desk in Nepal, freezing my fingers off, all I can dream about are these awesome cat sweaters.  From ugly to cute to crazy, there is a cat sweater out there for every cat lover! Even if you’re […]

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Cat Paraphernalia

Gifts For People Who Love Cats

By on December 14, 2015
Gifts for people who love cats

Anyone who knows my style of gift giving knows that I love to buy gifts for people that I have to resist from getting myself.  Tis the season to be a cat lover because there are sooo many gifts for people who love cats.  How do I know this? Because I’m a cat fanatic myself, […]

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