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10th October 2014

I was in Manang about to have a rest day!   Ah, rest days……how badly named they are!  The 3 of us looked over at the hill on the other side of the river knowing that was our objective for the day, we would hit 4000m, and hopefully I would then be able to sleep.  2,488 more words

AC: Ghyaru to Manang | Dec. 18, 2015

This morning my water in the drinking bottle is frozen and my thermometer shows -5°C. I am “only” at 3600m, how will this be at much higher altitude? 762 more words


Day 7


I’ve often found that the surest way to overcome a minor ailment is to make a doctor’s appointment. I’m not claiming that miraculous cures result from the ambiance of medical waiting rooms – but rather that my tolerance for being ill usually falls just a little short of the time needed for my immune system to kick in. 1,050 more words

Hiking the Himalayas: 17 Days Along the Annapurna Circuit

Nepal’s Annapurna Circuit was one of the few anchor destinations along our year-long adventure. The trek, which took us 17 days to complete, is the quintessential Nepali experience. 652 more words


Day 3rd: Ruthless gaganpurna and yak sukuti at lethdar

We awake late in the morning, left the hotel by 9 pm. Today we weren’t covering the long distances; approximately only 3.30 hrs of trek. Our stop was Yak Kharkha (4050m). 347 more words


My first himalayan adventure - Annapurna Circuit Trek

This October, I crossed a big item off my bucket list by doing the Annapurna Circuit Trek on a mountain bike. It was a lifetime experience and taking my MTB along only made it more challenging and memorable. 1,379 more words