Himalayan trek to Everest Base Camp p6

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Thump thump thump.. the feeling I got in my head as I woke up on this very cold morning. My splitting headache was a sign that I had mild altitude sickness. I decided to wait a few hours and see how …

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Himalayan trek to Everest Base Camp p5

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Another early morning, up at the crack of dawn. The sky is a deep blue and the air is thin and crisp. There is not a cloud in the sky, the Himilayan view so magnificent I put off the trek …

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Himalayan trek to Everest Base Camp p4

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Doug and myself were awoken to the sound of a busy street below. Today is Sunday which means market day! All the local farmers and traders descend on the small town ofNamche to showcase their produce and the place has a …

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Himalayan trek to Everest Base Camp p3

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Today was a ‘rest’ day – rest in inverted commas because that’s exactly what we didn’t do however, it was a damn sight easier than yesterday.   I awoke at dawn and took some early morning shots of the majestic snow …

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Himalayan trek to Everest Base Camp p2

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I was awoken on this rather chilly morning to the sound of Doug banging on my window at 6am, the previous night We’d agreed that it’d be a good idea to set off first thing in the morning to ensure we …

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Himalayan trek to Everest Base Camp p1

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Today I awoke at 7:00 to get packed ready for my flight to lukla, after a short journey to the airport I was greeted by some Nepalis who offered to carry my rucksack to the terminal building. after a 2-3 minute …

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