Ama Dablan sunset in Dingboche, Nepal

The Trek Home: From Gorak Shep to Lukla


This is day 19 to 24 of my 24 day trek through the Khumbu region of Nepal -> View all posts for this trek I had been on the trail for nearly three weeks, trekking well over 200 kilometres over tough terrain and most of it at high altitude, often over 5000 metres, and now I was… Read More

Sunset over Ama Dablam in Dingboche, Nepal

Ama Dablam Sunset in Dingboche, Nepal


Today’s travel photo is of a lodge beneath Ama Dablam at sunset in Dingboche, Nepal. I reached Dingboche within the last few days of my recent trek in the Everest region of Nepal, but for those of you trekking the normal Everest Base Camp trek, you might stay here on your fifth day. Dingboche is… Read More

A snow covered house near Dingboche, Nepal

Snowed in at Dingboche, Nepal


I started my trek from Tengboche, Nepal early on a chilly Himalayan morning. Visiting the monks at the monastery the day before had given me an even greater respect for this amazing place and it’s people. I had been awoken early by the ringing of the monk’s gongs, which made me want to get up… Read More