Part 8 #EBC2017: Climbing to Lobuche

This is one in a series of posts about my recent Trek to Everest Basecamp (EBC). If you wish to read the previous posts you can access them at #EBC2017 March 26. The days we spent in Dingboche were helpful. I managed to recover from the strenuous trek we completed two days ago, and I […]

Part 7 #EBC2017: Trekking to Dingboche

This is one in a series of posts about my recent Trek to Everest Basecamp (EBC). If you wish to read the previous posts you can access them at #EBC2017 March 24. After my failed attempt to photograph the sunrise over Mt. Everest while in Tengboche, it was time to hit the road toward Dingboche—a […]

Part 6 #EBC2107-Leaving Namche and heading to Tengboche

This is one in a series of posts about my recent Trek to Everest Basecamp (EBC). If you wish to read the previous posts you can access them at #EBC2017 March 23. Today we left Namche after we spent two days here for acclimatization. After my hyperthermia/dehydration episode two days ago, I felt that this […]

Part 2: #EBC2017 Everest Base Camp – The day before

Tomorrow I will be heading to Everest Base Camp (EBC), and I can start feeling the adrenalin taking over me, and with it the doubts, and fears (read the first blog post here). I find the most challenging part of trekking to EBC is the mental part. On the one hand it is an exciting […]

Part 1: #EBC2017 Heading to Mount Everest Basecamp

There are so many exciting changes happening in 2017, which I will cover in a different post. This one, though not a change per se, is an exciting journey I plan to embark on next week. I will be heading to Kathmandu to start an exciting journey to Mount Everest Basecamp. It is an eye-opening […]