Himalayan Social Journey is the Best: Christine Deston

The government has one million foreign tourist  announced to celebrate the country. Year 2018 as visit Nepal  year. We should focus  on international marketing and promotion, Christine Deston is one of the very curious tourist of Nepal Now. Born and raised in Australia. She has a dream to play golf, travelling and to support the children and students. The interview with her as following,

  1. How do you feel Nepal visit?

We have loved every part of our journey so far. Our travel companies all are so interested in the culture and activities and we are all enjoying our time together experiencing  rafting  safari jungle walk elephant bathing which is something most of us are doing for the first time. It is a great way to experience Nepal for the tourist.


  1. Did you visit before?

No, this is first time . But I have been watching to visit for a long time.


  1. How do you learn about the culture, activities of Nepalese people?

We are very fortunate to have a travel guide mr. Ramchandra Dhauniya, who is knowledgeable about the local people, their customs of way of life. Also he takes us to see the local villages, meet local people, such as elephant handlers. We have walked through the village in Chitwan, to see how the people live with their animals of crops. We have felt very welcome. The hotel we are staying in prepares beautiful fresh food and the staff is local people, so we are able to meet and find out more about the place.

  1. How do you calculate your money while you are in travel?

We do a budget for our home spending and we allocate an amount for travel so that means air fair and accommodation. The spending money is basically what is costs us to live at home.

  1. How many children do you have & what they do?

Our daughter is 22 and she is a musician.

  1. Why did you choose the Himalayan Social Journey?

We choose Himalayan Social Journey  after doing a lot of research about providers of trekking. We liked HSJ because of the variety they offered, the price was very good also. They have been very caring even before the trip with their emails. We feel safe that we are in good hands and everything has been faultless. I will be recommending HSJ to my friends.

  1. What is your hubbies?

I enjoy playing golf, travelling and experiencing new adventures that put me out of my comfort zone.

  1. What is your plan when you back to your country?

When I get back to my country I  will be working in a school to help students with their final exams.

  1. Why did you choose Nepal?

I choose Nepal because I have never been trekking before and this seemed a good way to start. We are doing a five days trekking and I think this will be give us a test of trekking. We will from back again, I am sure to do an extended trek. We have loved preparing for our trek going on some long challenging walks on the weekend and trying to get fit.


Thank you for your time.

You welcome.