The Everest Base Camp Trek is a tea house trek. Nowhere else on earth will you experience trekking as you do in Nepal. Villages dot the landscape filled with hotels, restaurants, and tea houses … Continue Reading
Looking for the best places to visit in Kathmandu? Most people use Kathmandu as a quick jumping-off point for a trek to the Himalayas, but it’s worth spending a few … Continue Reading
Nepal is a beautiful country. When hiking through the Himalayas we were mesmerized by the astounding beauty around us. Every corner we turned was one breathtaking view after another. Trekking … Continue Reading
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 … Continue Reading
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.
We learned a lot from our trek to Everest base camp and want to share these essential tips to help make your planning easier and your trek more enjoyable. Everest … Continue Reading
This is a complete guide to our Everest base camp trek packing list. We have updated it with the items that we should have brought with us and must have items … Continue Reading