Travelogue of children making it into the Everest region. Written by Yuwei Liew and originally published in Nepali Times One question that we get asked quite often is, “is it hard to trek the Everest Base Camp?” Not to give you a roundabout answer, but we will start by saying this; the trek is not a walk in the park for sure. This, however, should not be discouraging at all for a few key reasons.
A Travel Journal by Rita Lucas Five years ago as I completed my degree in International Studies, I, at the offer of my late father decided to make a trip to an exotic part of the world. Costa Rica came to mind at first, but it seemed so near and not too much different from family vacations to Mexico or Hawaii. I then decided Ibiza Spain would be nice; perhaps some other cities along the
If you are planning on a Trekking holidays and decide to Travel to Nepal, you are in a treat since Trekking in Nepal will provide one of the best if not the best experiences of your lifetime. While we obviously are biased about ourselves and consider ourselves the best tour operator in Nepal, it would be a dishonest assessment to say that there are no other tour operators that are like us who have an
Trip to Nepal Even during normal circumstances, traveling to a distant land can be daunting. Over the years, some of our customers from the United Kingdom, United States, and Australia have gotten so close to our trekking guides and have invited them to visit them. Upon their return, they tell us the same story; it was daunting for them to navigate through the public transportation, cars that travel faster and airports that are like cities.
The two cities people visit the most when they are visiting Nepal and Kathmandu obviously and Pokhara. While Pokhara is the entry and/or exit points for trekking in the Annapurna region, travelers who are in Nepal to trek the Everest region including trekking to destinations like Makalu and Manaslu may take add some extra days to make a trip to Pokhara and if they do, they will be delighted with many things that make the
Many people who come for trekking in Nepal or for a simple tour of the country to experience the ancient culture, temples and stupas, they are astonished to find the rich food culture that exists there as well. Best of all, Nepal is mostly if not entirely free of GMO foods and most of the foods that are consumed are local and organic. We are no experts in food technology, but we think that non-GMO
One of the anxieties of visiting a foreign land is wonder the customs of the people there and how to be a good guest. A great deal of people do not want to go to a new place and do something that offends the native folks. Nepal is no exception. As a matter of fact, we get more question on how to behave more than what to eat and drink and what not to. We
Let’s face it, we are in the business of providing treks, adventures and tours so we are no experts in skincare. But while we are not experts, we have friends in beautiful places and some humorous experiences as well. Here is a story of a cultural clash and some knowledge sharing on how to keep skin healthy using ancient, tried and tested method. Doctor Grandpa When I was growing up, there was one man that
We get guests from all over the world. Young and young at heart. Men and women. American, European, Australian, Asian and South Americans. Frankly, that is the best part of our industry. We get to meet everyone from all over the world and build an everlasting friendships with them. We share ideas, passion and stories. We learn and share our knowledge. It’s a beautiful world. In catering to our customers from all over the world,
Our guide to travelers on what Nepal offers in terms of not so extreme adventures So what is adventure really? Well, the official definition that we found from one of the official sources is “an unusual and exciting, typically hazardous, experience or activity”. We agreed with most of the official definition except for the “typically hazardous” part. We disagreed with the “typically hazardous” part since there are many, many adventure activities that are regarded as