Everest Base Camp Trek part 1 October 25th 2009 Namaste all. I'm going to split the tale of our trek to Everest base camp over several blogs because it is too long for a single entry - better than squashing it all into one. I'll try and keep it brief as we did do a lot over the 13 days, but if anyone would like more detail then please post a comment and I'll get back to you.
The journey really let us get a look at the real Nepal as a mou ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Lukla 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
Taking a year out and leaving England to travel the world! After 5 years in teaching for Stacey and the completion of a EngD for Warren, it is time a for a well earned break and to try new and adventurous things :-)... full info