Hiking in the thin layer of snow in the morning then dry, hot rocks, we gained 600 meters of elevation … Continue reading Everest Base Camp Hike: Tengboche to Dingboche
It’s amazing how the human body can adjust to different climates, landscapes, altitudes and with such grace. A hike that … Continue reading Everest Base Camp Hike: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche
While you are adjusting to the high elevation of the Himalayas on an acclimation day, enjoy the sights and sounds … Continue reading Five things to do in Namche Bazaar
“We’ll be cruising at 16,000 feet,” said the Air Canada flight attendant as we departed for Nepal and the 12 … Continue reading Everest Base Camp Hike 1: Lukla to Namche Bazaar
Arriving in the middle of the night, I began my journey with a dark taxi ride through town. Kathmandu looked … Continue reading First Impressions of Kathmandu
International travel not only tests your cultural comfort but also your physical comfort – especially on the 15+ hour flights. … Continue reading 5 Tips for Surviving International Flights
Adventure doesn’t fall in your lap, you have to go out and find it. And that’s exactly what I’m doing! … Continue reading Asia Hiking Adventure: Bon Voyage!