A Year in the Bhutan Himalaya

backdrop Himalayas watermark resized.jpgOften seen as a magical paradise at the end of the world, Bhutan is inaccessible to most travellers. Set against the dramatic scenery of the Himalaya, this beautiful memoir reveals hardships and happiness in a land almost untouched by the West. When Britta, a young physiotherapist, goes to work in a remote village hospital, her good intentions are put to the test amid monsoons, fleas and shocking conditions. But as she visits homes in the mountains and learns the mysteries of tantric Buddhism, the country casts its enduring spell. Gaining insights into the traditions of this mystical kingdom, she makes friends and falls in love. Bhutan will change her life forever.

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Where to Buy:

Buttertea at Sunrise is now published in North America through Dundurn Group Publishers,  Toronto.

It is available in bookstores and onAmazon.com ISBN 978-1-55002-680-1

Available in the United Kingdom, Summersdale Publishers

  To order click here: Buttertea at Sunrise: A Year in the Bhutan Himalaya

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Available now in India
Rupa & Co. New Delhi 
ISBN: 81-291-0955-7

Germanbookcover400pix.jpgCurrently available in German:

K├Ânigreich in den Wolken: Ein Jahr in der Bergwelt des Himalaja
Sierra Taschenbuch; ISBN: 3894051361
Use the following link: To order from Amazon.de click here

Also available in Dutch:

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ISBN 905831250X