Destination: Asia

EBC Trek – Day 4 – Namche Bazaar, Khumjung – Acclimatization Day (Part-II)

By    March 15th 2017    6 Comments  Posted in Adventure, Asia, Everest Base Camp, Nepal, Trekking

After spending some adorable time at Everest View Hotel we resumed our trek down to the Sherpa village Khumjung. A short walk away there from and the magnificent view of Mount Lhotse (8516m) appeared which is the fourth highest peak in the world, after Mt Everest (8848m), Mt K2 (8611m) and Mt Kangchenjunga (8586m). Khumjung […]

EBC Trek – Day 4 – Namche Bazaar – Acclimatization Day (Part-I)

By    March 6th 2017    11 Comments  Posted in Adventure, Asia, Everest Base Camp, Nepal, Trekking

Namche Bazaar – The Gateway to the mountains! We woke up early in the morning and were gifted with a splendid view of the town Namche Bazaar and the morning sun rays on the ridge of Mt Kongde.  Namche Bazaar at an elevation of 3440m above the sea level is the most happening town in […]

EBC Trek – Day 3 – Toktok – Monjo – Jorsalle – Namche Bazaar

By    March 3rd 2017    6 Comments  Posted in Adventure, Asia, Everest Base Camp, Nepal, Trekking

20th October 2016, the day 3 of our EBC trek, at 6’o clock in the morning there was no significant improvement on Prakash’s health as he was still suffering from fever, headache and nausea. It was not possible to take him further on the trek, so we decided for his return to Kathmandu. Prakash did not […]

EBC Trek – Day 1 & 2 – Lukla – Phakding – Toktok

By    February 23rd 2017    11 Comments  Posted in Adventure, Asia, Everest Base Camp, Nepal, Trekking

Our expedition to the Everest Base Camp started from Lukla in the afternoon of 18th October 2016. Lukla is a small mountain village which situates at a modest elevation of 2850m. Most of the trekkers, like us, who arrived late here, were having their lunch and beer before the start of the trek. Perhaps everyone […]

An Enthralling Flight to Lukla, Nepal

By    November 28th 2016    23 Comments  Posted in Asia, Everest Base Camp, Nepal, Trekking

Date – 18th October, 2016. Time – IST 7a.m.  Location – The Domestic Terminal, Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. That was where the actions were really at. The place was packed by trekkers, all for Lukla bound flights, the tiny airstrip of which is infamous as one of the most dangerous airport of the world. But it […]