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Everest actor used real recordings to 'touch the truth'

This story earned a nomination in the Lifestyle reporting category at this year’s Canon Media Awards. It was first published on stuff.co.nz.

When Helen Wilton’s boss radioed her from Mt Everest’s south summit amidst a deadly storm, she knew he was unlikely to survive. 537 more words

The Tonglu Tumling Trek

 All set and ready to go. We headed to our major base camp to gain a set of instructions with some food packages to carry along. 623 more words

Best Of My Life

Trekking to Annapurna Base Camp, Pt. 4

Part One, Part Two, Part Three

On the 27th of April, a group comprised of myself, my girlfriend, her parents, and her cousin, set out walking through the Himalayas to reach Annapurna Base Camp (south). 736 more words

Annapurna

Return Of The Cacti

Fun fact: My time as a Chicagoan has come to an end.

This last year has been a whirlwind. Since graduating last May, I’ve traveled to eight states, lived in three very different places and written about a bizarre range of topics, including the… 550 more words

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Trekking to Annapurna Base Camp, Pt. 3

Part One, Part Two

On the 27th of April, a group comprised of myself, my girlfriend, her parents, and her cousin, set out walking through the Himalayas to reach Annapurna Base Camp (south). 504 more words

Trekking to Annapurna Base Camp, Pt. 1

On the 27th of April, a group comprised of myself, my girlfriend, her parents, and her cousin, set out walking through the Himalayas to reach Annapurna Base Camp (south). 628 more words

Your guide to trekking Everest Base Camp: part 2

Day 4 – Namche bazaar to Tengboche

Before lunch the walk is an easy relatively flat hike but after lunch its all uphill. A steady 3 hours of steps and hills brings us to the Tengboche monastery. 665 more words

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