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

The monastery at Tengboche, Nepal

Trekking to a Buddhist Monastery in Tengboche, Nepal


After spending a day in Namche Bazaar to acclimatize to the altitude, I was ready to continue my trek to Mount Everest. During my acclimatization day I had climbed up to a viewpoint above the village, where I got unobstructed views up the valley to Mount Everest in the Khumbu region of Nepal. In the… Read More