Today Bhaktapur retains the ambience of the original Kathmandu Valley civilisation more than any other town. It has preserved not just the unique architecture and culture of the Newari people but is also a model for town management.
BHAKTAPUR, LUKAS GRIMM
Forty years later, Bhaktapur is a living example of the successful integration of heritage conservation with town development
The rebirth of Bhaktapur, LUKAS GRIMM
A unique German-Nepali initiative has helped restore Bhaktapur to its former glory
Old, but new, TONG SIAN CHOO
Cosy new B&B in Patan offers a modern twist to traditional Newari culture