Bhutan resident Francoise Pommaret is a French ethno-historian and Director of Research at the National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Paris on secondment to the Royal University of Bhutan. She lives in Thimphu, Bhutan.
"...outstanding..." - Michael Palin, in Himalaya - "...The bible of Bhutan guidebooks..." - Travel & Leisure - "...Colourful, practical guide, well illustrated with many astonishing photographs. Provides an in-depth general introduction to this kingdom's history, culture and ecology, with a comprehensive itinerary ranging from the major cities to the remotest monasteries. Special sections on selected topics, plus literary excerpts, including J. Claude White on an inter-sex mudfight..." - Traveller - "