Category Nepal

Nepal | Pokhara

By S Pokhara is the second largest city in Nepal, after Kathmandu, but other than that, it is nothing like Kathmandu. While Kathmandu was chaotic, dirty, congested, and a sensory overload waiting to happen, Pokhara is a peaceful (located on a lake), spacious (sidewalks!), and relaxed city nestled in the foothills of the Himalayas. The […]

Trekking in the Everest Region | Three Pass Trek – Part 2

By D In case you missed it.. Thamel Three Pass Trek – Part 1 As promised in the last post, we will now describe the nitty gritty details of our Nepal trek: the Three Pass Trek (TPT). We completed the TPT in a counter-clockwise loop. We decided to go counter-clockwise because we had read it […]

Trekking in the Everest Region | Three Pass Trek – Part I

By D In case you missed it.. Thamel Three Pass Trek – Part 2 Before we left on our trip, people would ask me what I was looking forward to most. My answer was always Nepal. Specifically, trekking in Nepal. I have had an odd obsession with the mountains in Nepal for awhile now. I […]

Begin Radio (Internet) Silence in 3…2…1…

If you have been keeping track of the map (see: the travel tab) you are well aware that our blog updates are running around two weeks behind our current location. That number is about to get much larger. We begin a 20 day Himalayan trek tomorrow and, as such, will not be posting much of […]