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Mountains and Flowers of the Sacred Khumbu Valley, water colour paintings by Bhikshuni Jamsung Wangmoo depicting the serene beauty of Khumbu. 27 April to 6 May, 10.30 am to 6pm, Park Gallery, Pulchowk, 5522307

Ekphrasis, an art performance showcasing poetry, music, and fashion which will be followed by an art exhibition by Milan Rai. 5 May, 7pm, Trisara, Lajimpat

Concert at the British School, join the Chorale for some light music and songs including Singing in the Rain and highlights from the Jersey Boys. 5 May, between 3.30 pm and 6pm , free entry, donations go to charity

The new faces of Tibet, an exhibition of paintings by Andrea Lopez Iglesias. 11 to 24 May, 5pm (5.30 pm on 11 May), Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal Revisited

Run to restore our heritage, heritage marathon. 5 May, starts 6.30 am from Durbar Marg, register by 3 May at Nepal Investment Bank branches


Another State of Mind, RVLRADIO presents DJ Rabbit and
DJ Finzok to keep the dance floor alive with their music. 4 May, 7pm to 12am

SIGN, Live music by SIGN band every week except Tuesdays and Wednesdays. 7:30 pm onwards, Corner Bar, Radisson Hotel, Lazimpat. Call 4411818


Public Cave, while their continental and Italian dishes like pizzas, sizzlers and springrolls are a hit among customers, their main attraction is karaoke. Dihikopatan, Pokhara, 9856032958

Salt and Pepper, a restro-lounge with a variety of dishes to choose from like Hakka Noodles, Hong Kong Chicken and Honey Chili Potatoes. Lakeside, Pokhara

Byanjan, enjoy great food at an affordable price, shrimp cocktails, Grilled Fish and desserts are favourites among guests. Lakeside, Pokhara

Thik Thak Restaurant, this restaurant boasts live fish from the lake which means the fish dishes are always fresh and delicious. Lakeside, Pokhara

Moondance Restaurant, one of the few places in Pokhara that you just can't miss; wash down its superb pizza and Lemon Chicken with a glass of mojito. Pokhara

Boomerang Restaurant and German Bakery, offers a large selection of cuisine for those who want to enjoy a full meal, if not one can always buy equally appetising pastries from the bakery. Lakeside, Pokhara,
065-461412, 462978, 463474

Chili Bar and Restaurant, from Nepali to European cuisine, this restaurant serves delectable dishes along with a dance floor and happy hour serving some amazing cocktails. Lakeside, Pokhara

Oxygen Lounge Bar and Restaurant, one of the most happening places in Pokhara with live band performances, good food and a wide range of drinks to choose from. Lakeside, Pokhara, 9804103258

Caffe Concerto, for the best pizzas and ice-cream in town, their Italian dishes and Australian red wine are a must. Lakeside, Pokhara

Monsoon Bar, try the monsoon bar for grilled delights and mouth watering pizzas. Lakeside, Pokhara, 9841244704, 9804172540

La Pizzeria, while the eatery stays true to its name it also has some added charm like Italian coffee, pizza delivery services and a wide selection of wine. Lakeside, Pokhara

Club Amsterdam, a place to dance, chill out, play billiards, listen to live bands while enjoying a never ending supply of beverages. Lakeside, Pokhara

Once Upon a Time Restaurant, watch movies or or enjoy appetising dishes like lasagna bolognaise or a Nepali thali set. Lakeside, Pokhara

D.B. Momo, friendly ambience with amazing food at an affordable price; while their momos are popular, their Korean dishes are equally remarkable. Lakeside, Pokhara

Pokhara Beach Club, a great place with with superb views of the lake you can relax, enjoy amazing dishes, swim or take a boat ride. Lakeside, Pokhara

Black and White Café, a great place to spend a quiet afternoon surfing the net with some bakery items like the Swiss Apple Pie and chocolate crepe with homemade icecream. Lakeside, Pokhara

Bistro Caroline, a highly recommended place to eat and relax, their Chocolate mousse and whole fish dishes are a must for foodies. Lakeside, Pokhara


Raniban Retreat, situated at the other end of the Phewa lake and nested inside the Raniban forest and the World Peace Stupa, this retreat has one of the best views of the Annapurna range, Phewa lake and Pokhara. World Peace Pagoda, Pokhara, 977-61-692136, 9841382053

Hotel Landmark, made entirely from traditional Nepali brick and woodcraft, this hotel is rich not only in heritage but also in services and boasts an award winning restaurant, the Hungry Eye. 00977-061-462908/463096/464897,

Fulbari Resort, enjoy the scenic view of Pokhara as you pamper yourself with tennis, golf, drinks and dinners. Rs 6500 per person for 2 nights and 3 days, Call 4461918, 4462248

Hotel Barahi, enjoy a great view of the lake, cultural shows, a big swimming pool to beat the heat this summer or scrumptious pastries from the German Bakery in the hotel premises. Lakeside, Pokhara, 977-61-460617/463526

Temple Tree Resort and Spa, a peaceful place to stay complete with a swimming pool, massage parlour and sauna- it also hosts three different restaurants to cater to your needs. Gaurighat, Lakeside, 977-61-465819

Lake View Resort, with a cultural show every evening and hospitable staff, Lake View promises a pleasant stay. Lakeside, Pokhara

Pokhara Grande, a swimming pool to escape from the tropic heat, a massage parlour and spa to loosen up and a gymnasium to release stress- Pokhara Grande is a great option to unwind this summer. Lakeside, Pokhara

Water Front Resort, Water front has it all whether it be birdwatching, paragliding, horse riding, mountain biking or boating in this eco friendly resort. Sedi Height, Lakeside, 977-61-466370,

Shangrila Village Resort, enjoy a scenic view of the mighty Macchapuchhre. Gharipatan, Lakeside

(11 JAN 2013 - 17 JAN 2013)