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Nepal: Mt. Everest from Tengboche Monastery, 2000

Mt. Everest is framed by Buddhist prayer flags, as seen from Tengboche Monastery in the Khumbu region of eastern Nepal (elevation 12,687 feet) during a trek with REI Adventures in 2000. 19 more words


Climbing Your Very Own Mount Everest

My 18-month-old daughter has already learned how to climb mountains. To me, they look more like wooden chairs packed loosely around the kitchen table. But to her, they look like mountains. 698 more words


Trekking the Khumbu in Nepal

Trekking the Khumbu in Nepal   

September 14 – November 29, 2014

Joseph Stevenson

Joseph with Everest and Lhotse – from Gokyo Ri.

In the fall of 2-13 I spent 9 weeks in Nepal, most of it up high in the valleys around the Mt Everest region — the Khumbu as it is known. 10,941 more words


Took a Break from the Gym? Get Back in the Groove with Full Body Workouts

Taking a break.
A hiatus.
Being lazy.
The new season of “Orange is the New Black” is on.

Not sticking to our “plan” doesn’t always pan out the way we envision it in the beginning. 454 more words


Must read tips for Nepal travelers

If you are planning a trip to Nepal, there are a very few things that you must know. Please keep in mind that you are going to a developing country where facilities and quality of life may be poorer when compared to that in the developed countries. 1,090 more words

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