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Trek Day 28 - Nearly Done

No need to rush this morning as I’m just going to head towards Lukla and stop as near as I can before the town. The suggested plan is to turn up at the airline offices tomorrow after 3pm in the hope that they can fly me out the following morning. 420 more words


Triund diaries (Part 4): In search of solitude

Well hello! I see tents all over the place and with loud music playing it sure looked like a party scene. What happened to the quiet place I had visited two years back? 449 more words


Basic Mountaineering in India

Stressed? Confused? What next in life? Well answer is Mountains. Yes! Mountains are believed to be stress busters and also makes you realise that No human is too Big… 1,374 more words

Basic Mountaineering Course

Trek Day 26 - Return to Namche

Last night over dinner I met Tan and Caroline, a lovely couple from the UK who were in the midst of a year-long break from careers in the NHS. 710 more words


Trek Day 25 - Thame

The walk down from Lumde to Thame was a very easy and pleasant three hour stroll; last night’s snow now only lying in the shadows… 954 more words


Back on track, and beyond..

Dhorpatan landscape

Covering 1100 km over a month, mostly riding his cycle, but occasionally his cycle riding him, Arniko reached Rukum in the western Himalayas, early last week. 264 more words