As written from when I wrote this on New Year's Eve
I know we often are told not to look back, supposedly it's bad for us, but really isn't it quite nice every now and then to just pour ourselves a glass of wine (because most things in life are almost always certainly better when accompanied with a glass of wine), pull up a pew, and to take…Read more Looking Back
Who here is guilty of sitting on an idea? Thinking..."hmm I really want to, but should I? Shouldn't I?" We all do it, there's no shame in it. I'm not writing this post to tell you to get up and get going (although you totally should...this trip is awesome!), I'm writing it simply to share with…Read more Jiri to Everest Base Camp… My Top 5 Tips to making it happen.
So here I was, about to embark on the rest of my journey. The bit where I get to test myself further, the cold, the altitude, the terrain. The bit where I actually get to be as up, close and personal to Everest as I possibly can (without climbing her that is...but that's for another day…Read more Jiri to Everest Base Camp…What’s It Really Like? (Part 2)
Hi, I'm Jenni. Last year I walked from Jiri to Everest Base Camp and back down to Lukla. I did this with just myself and a guide that I had hired. Being new to trekking I hadn't quite fancied the idea of taking a wrong turn somewhere in the mountains never to be seen again (totally…Read more Jiri to Everest Base Camp…What’s It Really Like? (Part 1)
A fairly new trail in the Annapurna region, so still slightly off the beaten track...just what I like 🙂 I decided to do this as a last minute trek a week after I'd finished EBC and I'm really glad that I did. Completely different to the Khumbu region this is a lot softer and I…Read more Snaps of Mardi Himal