Global Politics

Gateway to the Himalayas

For the Geo Quiz, we're looking for the tourism gateway to the Himalayas. The grandeur of the world's highest mountains attracts "trekkers" and travelers of all stripes to this crowded city.

Conflict & Justice

Himalayan mountain range

Some of the world's most dangerous mountains show up in today's Geo Quiz. So if you're an accomplished mountain climber, you probably know the name of this 34-mile stretch, or massif in the Himalayas.

Global Politics

A pitch for the pink dollar in Nepal

Nepal's tourism industry took a major hit during the decade of Maoist insurgency. Now Nepalese officials want to make 2011 the year of tourism. And they're billing Nepal as a destination for gay and lesbian visitors. Habiba Nosheen has more.