The tibetans come over the extremely cold high passes to Namche so they can set up a market. They stay there in tents in the square until they've sold everything. Many of them don't suceed in the journey. Their faces showed much character.
Sherpa - Definition of hard work November 16th 2006 I'm not at Namche Bazaar after a exhuasting climb of Namche Hill. The air up here is thinner and its amazing how easy you get out of breath.
Today is the last opportunity I'll get to write here until I return on my way back. Tomorrow we head out on our path to Everest.
This morning we got another sneak peak of our goal. Everest 's 'hat' which stuck out on the skyline, proud and wise. The win ... 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
Hi , this blog is all about my trek to Everest Base Camp in aid of an amazing international charity called WaterAid (UK Registered Charity number 288701).
Seems like everyone is doing something for charity these days so what makes me different? If you have five minutes check out
My fundraising site and my challenge site for the bigger picture.
A big thank you to everyone that has made this possible and a big thank you to my main sponsors Bournemouth and West Hampshire Water.
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