Boris Lissanevitch and his second wife, Inger. Photo: Betty Woodsend Boris Lissanevitch and his second wife, Inger. Photo: Betty Woodsend
Boris Lissanevitch and his second wife, Inger. Photo: Betty Woodsend
Nepal

The Russian hotelier who brought Nepal’s first tourists, and his legacy

  • Known as the father of tourism in Nepal, Boris Lissanevitch is remembered fondly in Kathmandu
  • He opened the Himalayan nation’s ‘first proper hotel’ and put Ukrainian borscht on its menus

Topic |   Nepal
Boris Lissanevitch and his second wife, Inger. Photo: Betty Woodsend Boris Lissanevitch and his second wife, Inger. Photo: Betty Woodsend
Boris Lissanevitch and his second wife, Inger. Photo: Betty Woodsend
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