Nepal

Tips and travel ideas for Nepal. The kingdom of Nepal is a south-Asian country that has diverse and beautiful landscapes and a rich, welcoming culture. Travel here to trek in the mighty Himalayas. Here you will find exciting travel ideas for travelling in Nepal so start planning your trip now and experience everything that Nepal has to offer travellers.

Nepal trekking: Everest region
Adventure Travel Ideas, Hiking Travel Ideas, Nepal

Nepal: Trekking that supports porter communities

I recently watched an amazing film from the Kendal Mountain Film Festival about Nepal trekking. But it wasn’t about western trekkers. Rob Fraser’s i Porter documents his experience on a two-week trek in Nepal’s Khumbu region, working as a porter. That’s right, he carried a 35 kilogram load everyday and […]

Tajikistan Pamir Highway
Africa, Americas, Asia, Belgium, Europe, Fiji, India, Italy, Nepal, New Zealand, Oceania, Switzerland

Wandering Kiwi’s ABCs of Travel

I see my Traveller’s ABCs as a combined self-examination exercise and travellers’ curriculum vitae. A bit like my credentials for presuming to blog about travel to an unsuspecting public. I’ve very much enjoyed reading other bloggers’ Travel ABCs and found the exercise very revealing. Without further ado, here are my […]

Colourful India, Asia
Adventure Travel Ideas, Asia, Cambodia, Hiking Travel Ideas, India, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Tajikistan, Thailand, Unesco World Heritage Sites, Uzbekistan, Vietnam

30 best places to visit in Asia

The attractions of Asia are so many and varied it is easy to see why it can become so sublimely addictive for travellers. Amazing landscapes; incredible history; inspiring art and architecture; and such a diverse range of cultures it is mind-blowing. Coming up with a top 30 best places to visit […]

Nepal: Everest region trek
Adventure Travel Ideas, Asia, Hiking Travel Ideas, Nepal, Unesco World Heritage Sites

Nepal trek: The Gokyo Valley in the Everest Region

Everyone goes to Nepal to do the Everest Base Camp Trek but let me suggest an alternative for your hiking trip in Nepal. The Gokyo Valley Trek follows the next valley from the EBC route and avoids the ‘trekking highway’ that blights the walk from Tengboche to Everest Base Camp. […]

Nepal trek: Annapurna Base Camp
Adventure Travel Ideas, Asia, Hiking Travel Ideas, Nepal

Nepal: Trekking to Annapurna Sanctuary Base Camp

Setting off from Pokhara on our Nepal trek to Annapurna Base Camp (also called the ABC or Annapurna Sanctuary Trek) we walked through sunlit valleys and villages perched on hillsides, surrounded by terraced fields of wheat and vegetables. The tea house lodges are whitewashed brick trimmed with blue paint and […]

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