Gem Hunt: Tourmaline and Aquamarine Pictures

Ron LeBlanc and his team of Gem Hunters head to Nepal in search of rare tourmaline and aquamarine stones that are known to be hidden in the Himalayan Mountains.

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The bustling, chaotic and colorful streets of Kathmandu’s Thamel District are home to many of Nepal’s best gem dealers and cutters.

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