A brush with death (kinda)

Taking the bus from Kathmandu to Karkigaun, the remote mountain village where Sita, Arjun, Ambir and Akash call  home, can be somewhat of a bumpy ride. This time of year though, due to the rains, the final part of the road taking us to Karkigaun is closed off to vehicles... ...So, with that in mind…Read more A brush with death (kinda)

Jiri to Everest Base Camp…What’s It Really Like? (Part 2)

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)

Jiri to Everest Base Camp…What’s It Really Like? (Part 1)

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)

Snaps of Mardi Himal

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

Some Pics of my time hiking to Everest Base Camp

Sometimes there simply are no words. So maybe some pictures will help to understand just what it's like when walking amongst some of the worlds highest peaks.... Enjoy 🙂 From Jiri to the starting line: I had time on my hands and a dream to walk throughout the mountains to fulfill. So instead of flying…Read more Some Pics of my time hiking to Everest Base Camp