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Everest Base Camp Trek Day 7 – Dingboche to Lobuche

You can read all of my posts about the Everest Base Camp trek here!

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

Arriving in Kathmandu – Everest Base Camp Trek beginning!

We were up bright and early, back to Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, where we would board our morning flight to Kathmandu. As I mentioned in a previous post, we had chosen to pre-book our trek with a local company called Nepal Vision Treks, and had been told that we would be met at Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan Airport and taken to our hotel.… Read the rest

Pathumwan Princess Hotel Review

This was it – we were finally on our long-awaited journey to Everest Base Camp! Our first stop though was to Bangkok where we were meeting our friends Danielle and Michael who were doing the trek with us. As we were only in Bangkok briefly, arriving at 6pm and leaving for Kathmandu at 10am, we didn’t want to have to venture out of our hotel very far.… Read the rest

Under the Sea – What it’s really like to Scuba Dive for the first time Part 1

Scuba diving was something that I had wanted to try for a very long time, but just never really got up the guts to do it. In my research for this holiday I had been reading a lot of travel blogs that were new to me, and discovered the blog of Alex in Wanderland.… Read the rest