Posts Tagged: Lukla

Return to Kathmandu

It has now been 6 months since my return.  My writing has been coming in drips and drabs.  I’m sorry to have abandoned you for so long but sadly ‘normal life’, work and exams have got in the way.  Thankfully,

Return to Kathmandu

It has now been 6 months since my return.  My writing has been coming in drips and drabs.  I’m sorry to have abandoned you for so long but sadly ‘normal life’, work and exams have got in the way.  Thankfully,

The last leg of Lukla

”Tuesday 9th April ~0930 …So being the last day we had a little party.” In Lukla. The last few steps to Lukla, the group created an assembly line of high fives.  One porter (not from our group) happened to be

The last leg of Lukla

”Tuesday 9th April ~0930 …So being the last day we had a little party.” In Lukla. The last few steps to Lukla, the group created an assembly line of high fives.  One porter (not from our group) happened to be

The Descent

de·scent noun 1. the act, process, or fact of moving from a higher to a lower position. Synonyms: falling, sinking; fall, drop. (From http://dictionary.reference.com) It would appear after the Himalayan Rescue Association I became rather more sloppy with my writing.  Or maybe I should say, rather more boring and not at all with the blog in mind.  So I’ll

The Descent

de·scent noun 1. the act, process, or fact of moving from a higher to a lower position. Synonyms: falling, sinking; fall, drop. (From http://dictionary.reference.com) It would appear after the Himalayan Rescue Association I became rather more sloppy with my writing.  Or maybe I should say, rather more boring and not at all with the blog in mind.  So I’ll

Phakding

Back to the diary… ‘’Friday 29th 1930 Day 1-Trek. Wow, what a day!  I’m trying to figure out the best way to put into words how amazing today has been.  After the no starter yesterday, I went fully into London

Phakding

Back to the diary… ‘’Friday 29th 1930 Day 1-Trek. Wow, what a day!  I’m trying to figure out the best way to put into words how amazing today has been.  After the no starter yesterday, I went fully into London

To Lukla and back

Finally, the day we’d all been waiting for-Fly to Lukla day. Sadly it didn’t go quite according to plan… Diary entry- ‘’Thursday 28th March 2130ish So today was supposed to be our ‘Fly to Lukla Day’.  After a 4.30am wake

To Lukla and back

Finally, the day we’d all been waiting for-Fly to Lukla day. Sadly it didn’t go quite according to plan… Diary entry- ‘’Thursday 28th March 2130ish So today was supposed to be our ‘Fly to Lukla Day’.  After a 4.30am wake