Bhutan and chili…

When friends I met while traveling in Turkey asked if I wanted to join them on a trip to Bhutan – I thought… that would be cool! Why not?!

At that point, I knew nothing much about Bhutan except for these 3 things.

  1. It is known as the “Land of the Thunder Dragon”.
  2. They focus on their “Gross National Happiness” index.
  3. It is described as the last Shangri-La.

We arrvied at the Paro international airport a week after the Young King, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck had married his wife, Jetsun Pema. Continue reading