Fortunately for us the organised groups made their way up towards Everest Base camp. We however diverted off towards the village of Gokyo. Set at 4800 meters it is home to six sacred lakes a s well as what everyone we spoke to before hand described as the best panoramic view of the Himalayas available. The… Read More Part Two: Namche to Gokyo followed by a huge diversion to Everest base camp
I apologise in advance, twenty four days of trekking provided an incredible adventure and with it a long probably unreadable series of blog posts. If I don’t write it hear then the memories will probably go the same way as my diary. Lost somewhere over 5000 meters. So here we go… We arrived in the… Read More Part One – Jiri to Namche
Just checking in to let you all know that I have arrived in Kathmandu surprisingly without a hitch. First impressions of the city is that it is all a bit mad with something going on everywhere you look. Little time to do any sightseeing as leaving early tomorrow morning (4am!) by bus to go to… Read More I have arrived!