Flying in to Lukla airport on a small, 15-seater prop plane was a nerve wracking experience. The plane flew over small mountains, down narrow valleys and then landed on a short, inclined runway on a small mountain plateau. 857 more words
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Himalayan Base camps are emotional places, everyone has that unique mixture of excitement and fear, but you must ALWAYS be ready to ascend!
The Highland Sherpa Lodge really is a lovely place to stay compared to the ones up the valley. It has a welcoming 360° terrace with views to the north of Everest, Ama Dablam to the east, and Numbur, one of three sacred mountains which shouldn’t be climbed. 222 more words