Everest Base Camp Trek Day 12 – The Final Trekking Day

Thamserku and prayer flags on the Everest Base Camp trek | www.noordinarynomad.com

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After hobbling into Phakding yesterday, I woke up today with my ankle and knees feeling much better. I had a restless night’s sleep with my ongoing cough keeping me up – unfortunately it was beginning to turn into a fully-fledged cold.… Read the rest

Everest Base Camp Trek Day 10 – Pheriche to Namche Bazaar

Stupa on the way back to Namche on the Everest Base Camp trek | www.noordinarynomad.com

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I awoke early after a restless night’s sleep as I had been up a lot of the night coughing. I was hoping that seeing as my cough had started back in Namche Bazaar, that once I descended below there it would clear up – I would soon see.… Read the rest

Everest Base Camp Trek Day 7 – Dingboche to Lobuche

Prayer flags over Dughla Pass on Everest Base Camp Trek

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We woke up this morning to ice tracing a frosty pattern on our window – it had been a cold night. As I hurriedly dressed in the frigid air, I noticed that all of the clothes I had carefully selected for the trek were getting much bigger on me, it will be interesting to see how much weight I actually lose!… Read the rest

Everest Base Camp Trek Day 6 – Acclimatising in Dingboche

Ama Dablam with prayer flags on the Everest Base Camp Trek

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After my rough day of trekking yesterday, I was pleased to wake up feeling much better than I had the day before. We had another acclimatisation day today as we were now well over 4000m in altitude, although after my last acclimatisation hike experience in Namche I was not expecting an easy day.… Read the rest