Thursday, September 16, 2010

Nepal at World Expo 2010

World Expo 2010 at Shanghai, China has been a buzzword for some months now. With the theme "Better City, Better Life" it has attracted people from all around the world. Every country participating in this Expo wants to gain something from the event and so does Nepal which has been one of the popular pavilion in the Expo. As Tourism Year 2011 is coming near, Nepal hopes to attract as many visitors during the six month long Expo.

Nepal pavilion depicts Kathmandu with many temples and a replica of Swayambhunath Stupa in the middle. Theme of Nepal Pavilion is "Tales of Kathmandu City" and aims to capture historical and cultural aspects of the city. Another attraction of the pavilion is the Eternal Flame which was carried all the way from Lumbini to Shanghai. Well we have some pictures from the Expo. Hope you will like them.