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Everest Base Camp Trek – Deboche to Dingboche

Day 5 – Deboche to Dingboche We head out of Deboche camp and through the rhododendron bushes heading down to cross the Imja Khola, with constant sightings of Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and Nuptse offering the most spectacular views. Although seeing a collapsed bridge like this one is not the most welcoming sight before you […]

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Stupa with Everest in background

Everest Base Camp Trek – Namche Bazaar to Deboche

Day 3 – Rest Day Namche Bazaar When they say rest day, it’s not really a rest day…..just so you know! To help with acclimatisation, the trek incorporated a couple of ‘rest’ days so you sleep in the same place for a few nights, but what you do on these so called rest days is […]

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Everest Base Camp Trek – Lukla to Monjo to Namche Bazaar

Day 1 (Kathmandu > Lukla > Monjo) A very early wake-up call, breakfast and we were soon piled onto the mini bus once more and on our way back to the airport and the chaos that followed….organised chaos I’m sure!  Majority of trekkers it seems comes to catch the same early morning flight as you, […]

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Travel Insurance for Everest Base Camp

When doing any overseas trip you should invest in travel insurance, this is to cover you for a whole range of incidents that may occur on your trip.  When trekking over 5000m, you need to make sure that either your current travel insurance covers you for this or you need to make sure when buying […]

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