Five things to do in Namche Bazaar

While you are adjusting to the high elevation of the Himalayas on an acclimation day, enjoy the sights and sounds (and amenities) in Namche Bazaar. 1. Shop Stroll the small towns winding, stone paths and shop for Yak wool clothing and blankets, cashmere, trekking gear, hiking snacks, TP, jewelry and souvenirs. 2. Go on anContinue reading “Five things to do in Namche Bazaar”

Everest Base Camp Hike 1: Lukla to Namche Bazaar

“We’ll be cruising at 16,000 feet,” said the Air Canada flight attendant as we departed for Nepal and the 12 day trek to Everest Base Camp. “We are going to climb higher than that!” said Kyle, my travel partner, as he turned to me with a big grin. Flying in an Twin Otter plane highContinue reading “Everest Base Camp Hike 1: Lukla to Namche Bazaar”