Articles tagged with: nepal


above Ama Dablam base camp at around 5000m: the scenery is dominated by Malanphulan (6573m) and its impressive north face

Searching for the best viewpoints in the Everest Region

Away from the popular Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp areas, Cicerone's Everest expert Radek Kucharski discovers the lesser-known gems in the Khumbu region and explores the Three Passes Trek – could this be your next Himalayan trekking adventure?

Yaks in Nepal

Trekking in the South Khumbu region of Nepal

Robin Pritchard treks to Khiraule in the South Khumbu region of Nepal to visit the school and clinic his local village residents have fundraised to build, maintain and staff.

Everest And Ama Dablam

Towards Everest: The Sunrises and Sunsets of Solukhumbu

The Solukhumbu of the Nepalese Himalaya is one of captivating beauty for the trekker. Experienced guide and guidebook author Radek Kucharski takes us through some of his favourite places and viewpoints along the trek to Everest.

Api to Jumla

Api to Jumla: A truly magical mystery trek

Extracts from the chapter in 'Abode of the Gods' in which Kev Reynolds’ recalls a trek in the Nepal's Farthest West to Api on the India–Nepal–Tibet border and from there east to Jumla.

Dolpo Nepal

Dolpo: Nepal's Hidden Region Powered by Yak Dung

Extracts from the chapter in 'Abode of the Gods' in which Kev Reynolds’ shares his memories of trekking into the remote Dolpo valley of western Nepal for the first time.

Annapurna

On the Way to Annapurna

Extracts from the chapter in 'Abode of the Gods' in which Kev Reynolds’ recalls his first impressions of tackling the Annapurana Circuit and Sanctuary trek, as far as the ascent of the Thorong La.

Everest Trekking

Because it's there – Everest trekking

Kev Reynolds' book Abode of the Gods – tales of trekking in Nepal covers stories of his first treks in eight Himalayan regions. This extract from his first trek to the Everest region explores his delight in the sights, sounds and gentle friendly Nepalese at the grandest of views.

Nepal Dispatches

Despatches from Nepal

Two Himalayan trekking guidebook authors report on devastation, desperation and delays in the wake of the Gorkha earthquake in Nepal

Larke La

Crossing the Larke La

Kat Morgenstern describes a spectacular day’s trek over the Larke La pass, Manaslu Circuit, from Dharmashala to Bimtang