Unfortunately for trekkers, a road has now been completed up the Kali Gandaki to Muktinath. As a result the trek down the valley was a bit anticlimactic and left me hurrying towards the Annapurna Sanctuary to escape the scourge of car horns.
Mismatch: My last two treks June 20th 2010 Hello,
first of all let me explain the title of this blog. For some reason my camera started malfunctioning during my most recent trek, so I was unable to take any pictures during my 12 days in Langtang and Gosainkunda. I do however still have thousands and thousands of pictures from trekking in the Annapurna region, so I am posting a selection of pictures from the second half of that trek.
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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