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The view frm our very first 4600m pass

Trekking the Huayhuash solo

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It all started in 2011 in Nepal. We were sitting around dinner at a tea house at Annapurna Base Camp chatting to an Argentinian/American couple and they mentioned ‘The best…

Himalayas from above

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During the afternoon of 25 April 2015, a MW 7.8 Earthquake struck Nepal and surrounding nations. Shaking from the quake triggered numerous avalanches on Himalayas and Mt Everest. At least…

AARDBEVING EN EVACUATIE

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WELCOME IN CHINA De groep heeft zich verzameld in Nepal op de camping Borderlands, 17 km van de grens. De 25e april gaan samen we op pad. Bij de grens…
Ever since Nepal first opened its borders to outsiders in the 1950s, this tiny mountain nation has had an irresistible mystical allure for travelers. Packed between the high wall of the Himalayan range and the steamy jungles of the Indian plains, Nepal is a land of snow peaks, yaks, monasteries and mantras. Today, trekkers in [...]

Chapter 23/Nepal

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Ever since Nepal first opened its borders to outsiders in the 1950s, this tiny mountain nation has had an irresistible mystical allure for travelers. Packed between the high wall of…
As we were about to cross in to China from Nepal and continue our epic journey ,the powerful and destructive earthquake of 7.9 Richter  hit us.We are ok but forced to leave our car in the Border of Nepal and China as the roads were blocked by mud-slides and rain. As the situation was in [...]

Earthquake Alert

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As we were about to cross in to China from Nepal and continue our epic journey ,the powerful and destructive earthquake of 7.9 Richter  hit us.We are ok but forced…

VAN INDIA NAAR NEPAL

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VARANASI Het is maar goed dat wij in ons hotel bij kunnen komen van de hectiek van de stad zelf. Daar zijn we niet de enigen in. ‘s Morgens een…
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VAN NEPAL NAAR KASHMIR

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SWAYAMBHUNATH Beter bekend als de Monkeytempel en een toeristische trekpleister. Waarom is ons absoluut een raadsel. Nog nooit hebben we een dergelijke bende bij een tempel gezien. De spiraaltop is…
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NEPAL

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TERUG IN INDIA We zijn koud de poort van Bhutan uit en zijn onmiddellijk in een totaal ander land. Een aanslag op al onze zintuigen: chaos, een kakofonie van geluiden,…
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Welcome to the Jungle

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We stood at the water’s edge in our shorts and flip flops along with a horde of other Western and Asian tourists. Six massive elephants rested on their sides in…
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Langtang Phooey

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A while ago in the Andes mountains of Argentina we passed through a place called Uspallata, and thereafter began our ill-fated international food smuggling debacle, which saw us retreating to…
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The Maoist Revolt

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You may recall a reference that I made a short time ago regarding Nepal’s turbulent recent history involving the fall of the monarchy, the rise of the Republic, and the…
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Tiger

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It was harvest season in Pokhara Valley. During our trek of the Annapurna circuit the rice fields surrounding our camp had changed from neon green to gold. Harvest season was…
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The Kingdom in the Clouds

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Crossing India had consisted of two thousand kilometers of pancake flat driving on the worst roads in the world. Now the roads were well maintained, and within a few miles…
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Pit Stop Varanasi

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We reached Varanasi terribly late on the fourth day of our drive to Nepal. Varanasi was to be our much needed intermission point; a place to stretch our legs, build…

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