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Heading down

October 31, 2010 4:43 pm

We had a pretty relaxed start today, leaving base camp at around 09:00, by which time I’d managed to wash (in a bowl again), eat and sort out my kit. There was a small amount of blue sky when I crawled out of the tent but the change in the weather that Andy first spotted… Read more

The first sight of Lobouje

October 28, 2010 11:01 am

After days avoiding the crowds, we were back on the Everest Base Camp trail this morning, and I realised how lucky we’ve been the last few days. We’ve paused for lunch in Dughla, a settlement which consists simply of two lodges, feeding about six million trekkers (Acute Mountain Snobbery again). The route from Dingboche to… Read more