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May 2013

A tale of two cities

So far, all of our blogs about Nepal have focused on trekking and the mountain regions. However, we also visited two very …

Last days in Nepal

We’re sunburned and tired but we’re now well and truly back down the mountain. We were ridiculously lucky with our flight out …

Everest Base Camp – Day 9

The alarm was set for 4:30AM but I was awake by 4, nervously anticipating the trek up to Kala Patthar that morning. …

Everest Base Camp – Day 8

Today was the big day – we would hopefully make it to Base Camp. We woke up extremely early and had breakfast …

Everest Base Camp – Day 7

Today was by far my toughest day so far and a bit of a low morning. Without putting you off your breakfast, …

Everest Base Camp – Day 6

In Deboche we stayed at the Rivendell Lodge. This would have been more exciting for fans of Lord of the Rings but …

Everest Base Camp – day 5

Another 6AM alarm call prompts rushed dressing and packing of our big backpack. We have a quick breakfast before setting off for …