Trek to Base Camp Days 5-8 October 21st 2013 Day 5 Namche Bazaar (3440m) to Phortse Gaon (3810m)
Waking up early in order to start our day, we knew it was going to be a fairly long days walking. Around 7 hours was the estimated time scale to complete the 9kms between us here at Namche to our new destination of Phortse Goan.
As Donna and I awoke for the last time in this room, we took a look out of the condensation filled windows to see ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Kathmandu 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 our blog. Having completed a 9 month trip to the US, Australia and SE Asia in 2005, we were truly bitten by the travel bug.
So, around 5 years later when the time seemed right and we finally had enough funds in the bank, we were off again, this time on a years journey to Central America, South America, Fiji, New Zealand and Australia.
Heading back to the UK after this amazing trip and saving once more for just under a year, we were off again in search another journey, this time taking us to Sri Lanka, India and Nepal.
Unfortunately, our blog only covers our second and t... full info