Posts Tagged: Everest

Everest Base Camp

”Saturday 6th April ~810am Yesterday was base camp day, and I didn’t make it.  I made it all the way to Gorek Shep (the place of the goats) with paraesthesia of the face (my whole entire bloody face) which GP

Everest Base Camp

”Saturday 6th April ~810am Yesterday was base camp day, and I didn’t make it.  I made it all the way to Gorek Shep (the place of the goats) with paraesthesia of the face (my whole entire bloody face) which GP

Lobuche-The penultimate day

‘Thursday 4th April ~1930 We have reached Lobuche 4910m.  We are all really suffering from Altitude problems.  I have barely eaten today even though I’ve been starving.  My head hurts, I’ve been nauseated and I’ve definitely got loss of appetite.

Lobuche-The penultimate day

‘Thursday 4th April ~1930 We have reached Lobuche 4910m.  We are all really suffering from Altitude problems.  I have barely eaten today even though I’ve been starving.  My head hurts, I’ve been nauseated and I’ve definitely got loss of appetite.

Dingboche and Ama Dablam Base Camp

Tuesday 2nd April 4.20pm ‘We are now at Dingboche-4410m.  The base layers are on, the down jacket is on and I’m ready for bed.  I actually really like this place.  The tea houses are simple but they are cosy enough. 

Dingboche and Ama Dablam Base Camp

Tuesday 2nd April 4.20pm ‘We are now at Dingboche-4410m.  The base layers are on, the down jacket is on and I’m ready for bed.  I actually really like this place.  The tea houses are simple but they are cosy enough. 

Tengboche

‘’Monday 1st April 0800 Today we leave Namche and head to Tengboche.  My stomach has been acting up – I have no doubt it is the water.  I think I may have to stick with boiled water soon though I

Tengboche

‘’Monday 1st April 0800 Today we leave Namche and head to Tengboche.  My stomach has been acting up – I have no doubt it is the water.  I think I may have to stick with boiled water soon though I

A picture speaks a thousand words

Today was a very exciting day.  It was my ‘finalise my list of things from Cotswold day’. I actually love going into that store because it kind of makes my crazy dream a reality.  And I mean, it really makes

A picture speaks a thousand words

Today was a very exciting day.  It was my ‘finalise my list of things from Cotswold day’. I actually love going into that store because it kind of makes my crazy dream a reality.  And I mean, it really makes