Everest Trek - Nepal May 2009 June 5th 2009 Our Everest trek began on Wednesday 20th May flying to Lukla airport at 2800 metres high. We then trekked through Pakding, Namche Bazar, Tengboche, Periche and up to Lobuche at 4910 metres into the Himalayas. ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Himalayas In 1951, the Nepalese monarch ended the century-old system of rule by hereditary premiers and instituted a cabinet system of government. Reforms in 1990 established a multiparty democracy within the framework of a constitutional monarchy. A Maoist in... ... read more
I'm off round the world on May 2009 for a year so I suppose I should record my thoughts on here.
Our planned route will cover:
India, Nepal, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Vietnam, Cambodia, Loas, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, Cook Islands (Rarotonga & Aitutaki) and USA.
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