Posts Tagged: himalayas

Llovió

‘Monday 6th October 2014 ~5pm ish What an interesting day. Let me tell you where we are first.  In a tent in a building in some field.  Sorry I can’t be more specific. (Cuncani – that’s where we are!  We

Llovió

‘Monday 6th October 2014 ~5pm ish What an interesting day. Let me tell you where we are first.  In a tent in a building in some field.  Sorry I can’t be more specific. (Cuncani – that’s where we are!  We

‘The Mountains are Calling…

…and I must go’. John Muir 3 weeks to go!  Oh my goodness, I can’t quite believe it. In 2 weeks we will be having our second annual Nepal reunion.  Back in Wales, back with the gang.  I can’t wait

‘The Mountains are Calling…

…and I must go’. John Muir 3 weeks to go!  Oh my goodness, I can’t quite believe it. In 2 weeks we will be having our second annual Nepal reunion.  Back in Wales, back with the gang.  I can’t wait

Himalayan Rescue Association

”1530 – Still no sign, so I’ll continue. In Pemba’s able hands we made it 900m down to Periche by about 1730.  25 km we had walked, he tells us.  My face had already started to feel better, just some

Himalayan Rescue Association

”1530 – Still no sign, so I’ll continue. In Pemba’s able hands we made it 900m down to Periche by about 1730.  25 km we had walked, he tells us.  My face had already started to feel better, just some

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.

The Art of Travel

I’ve been wondering over the last few days what the difference is between being a ‘traveller’ and being a regular ‘tourist’.  I confess to all you travellers out there that so far in life, I’m pretty sure I’ve fallen firmly

The Art of Travel

I’ve been wondering over the last few days what the difference is between being a ‘traveller’ and being a regular ‘tourist’.  I confess to all you travellers out there that so far in life, I’m pretty sure I’ve fallen firmly