When you arrive at Tiger’s Nest, Bhutan’s most popular site, get ready for an intense climb that yields pleasing panoramas as a reward.
Dive deep into the colorful and vibrant traditions of Bhutan, the tiny Buddhist kingdom on the edge of the Himalayas.
Surprising, fiery, mouth-consuming and utterly swoon-worthy—well, at least for anyone with any semblance of tolerance for heat on the Scoville Scale—there is no better metaphor for describing Bhutan’s national dish, ema datshi, than that it’s a first kiss that you know in an instant won’t be your last.
Here’s how to navigate your way in one of the most isolated and beautiful countries on earth.
To inspire you to make the trek to this tiny Himalayan country, here’s a look at its unforgettable scenery.