Family is Family – Nepal Himalaya

Family life in a remote Himalayan mountain village in Nepal has many similarities to family life just about anywhere.The kids have school homework to do....meals need to be cooked....a living needs to be earned etcThe basic needs of shelter, warmth, love, food, water are the same.....the difference is that a lot of this isn't achieved … Continue reading Family is Family – Nepal Himalaya


Prayer (Mani) Wall – Everest region-Nepal Himalayas

Mani Walls are found throughout the Himalayan regions of Nepal. Usually at higher elevations where Buddhism is prevalent.You should always walk past them on the left side.They are walls containing a number of inscribed tablets - Om mani padme hum, hence the name "Mani Wall"This one was shot on the way to Everest Base Camp … Continue reading Prayer (Mani) Wall – Everest region-Nepal Himalayas

Amazing Mustang – The Tibetan lands beyond the Himalayas

Talk about remote. The region of Mustang lies behind the Himalayas on the Tibetan plateau. Nowadays this region is more accessible than ever thanks to the 18 minute flight from Pokhara....



The final chapter in our epic "Preparing for a Nepal Trek" series......altitude!!!! Can you prepare for it? Here's what you need to know about trekking at high altitude in the Nepal Himalayas...