In an attempt to recreate the "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory bed" you can see here Jord and I relaxing after the hike. While bed ridden without a hope in the world is funny now, given our financial situation and our lack of retirement savings this may indeed be a reality come 2052.
The Khumbu Valley and Chomolungma October 14th 2006 It was decided that a hike was in order and so it was a hike that we did. Being forced to actually do all the planning ourselves (no Doris and no tour operators) we began by buying Jamie. Our good friend and reliable companion Jamie McGuiness followed us through thick and thin, sickness and health for 10 long days.
Things began with a flight from Kathmandu into the town/village/tourist meca tha ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Namche 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
Welcome to Jason's travel blog. My trip is now over after 18 months on the road, I hope you'll read my stories and experiences of travelling the world.
More information on portions of the same trip:
*Jordans Blog here
*Ryans Blog here
*James' Blog here
*Trevors Blog here
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