Himalaya Part II – Faraway, So Close!

Tag 4 – Time to say farewell: from Tadapani (2647m) to Chomrong (2130m) I already had to say goodbye to Andrea and Babu, the night before. Those two had to start their trek before sunrise, to be able to reach Kathmandu on the same day. Of course, Andrea didn’t walk away without leaving a farewell. […]

Himalaya Part I – Stair Run Is Not Always Fun

The Himalaya-Poon Hill-Panorama-View Let’s plunge in the Alpine World There was not much time to acclimatize to the “real” world after the “monastery week”. I had to go to the office of the travel agency the day I returned to Thamel to organize the last details of my tour. The next morning, Kumar, my guide for […]

Peaceful Silence

Arrival in Kathmandu – Little Delhi?! Optimistically I headed off to my last stop Nepal, country No.24. I should finally be a bit more quiet and peaceful. But if you search for a more relaxed environment, the capital Kathmandu, especially the tourist area Thamel, is not really the right place. Hectic life and traffic jams are on […]