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Bhutan: Land of the Thunder Dragon, Land of Happiness

Bhutan, the last Buddhist kingdom in the Himalayas, is almost the same size as Switzerland. It is trapped  in between its huge neighbours, China and India. With about 750,000 inhabitants, Bhutan is sparsely populated and has retained much of its originality. Native Bhutanese call their country lovingly Druk Yul, Land of the Thunder Dragon, because […]