What is it like to do the Everest Base Camp Trek? It’s amazing, it’s exciting and it’s exhausting. We share everything you need to know from planning, packing and what it’s like trekking Everest. Take a journey with us through Nepal’s legendary Sagarmatha National Park. About Everest Base Camp Trekking Trekking to Everest Base Camp takes hikers through the incredible… Read More
Nepal is the roof of the world. A tiny country nestled in the Himalayas, Nepal packs a huge punch with many of the world’s tallest peaks.
Most people use Kathmandu as a quick jumping off point for a trek to the Himalayas, but it’s worth spending a few days exploring this Nepalese City. Parnashree Devi of My Travel Diary shares her picks for the top places to visit in Kathmandu before or after your trek. Top Places to Visit in Kathmandu, Nepal The very first impression… Read More
When I first decided I wanted to see Nepal, I didn’t have much money. But I still wanted to do it. The only solution was to make it on a tiny budget. And that’s what I did. I ended up entering Nepal from India. Not what I initially had in mind. How I Entered Nepal from India in Style I… Read More
Nepal is a beautiful country. From the Himalayas to the Pokhara Valley the landscape will take your breath away. But there is also a rich culture in Kathmandu and plenty of wildlife too! And now we want to share our journey to Mount Everest base camp in photos. These pictures of Nepal that will make you want to pack your… Read More
One thing that we absolutely loved when we arrived at Kathmandu, Nepal was the variety of food. Once you have spent weeks eating Dal Baht (Traditional Nepalese Dish) while climbing to Mount Everest Base Camp or trekking around the Annapurna Region, it is heaven to be able to come back to Kathmandu and sample all the international cuisine. Here are… Read More
What is more scary than taking a flight on a small twin engine plane through the Himalayas of Nepal from Kathmandu to Lukla? Having to take a flight back in rough weather. After two weeks of trekking the the most famous mountain range on earth it was time to return to civilization. At 2800 meters, Lukla is the town where most people start and finish their trek to Everest Base Camp.The Tenzing/Hillary airport is a crazy airstrip dangling off the side of a mountain. It is short, it is steep and it falls thousands of meters into an enormous valley.