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EBC 2012 | Farewell at Rum Doodles

On Saturday, the Adventures Global team walked the last hour to Lukla in the rain. After hot showers, we met in the dining room for celebration drinks and a meal with our porters and guides. We thanked them for their … Continue reading

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EBC 2012 | Down to Periche

Today the team headed down to the village of Periche at 4240 metres. If possible, they’ll visit the Himalayan Rescue Association’s Trekker’s Aid Post.

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EBC 2012 | A trip up Kala Pattar

After getting up at the early hour of 5 this morning, the team left for Kala Pattar by 6. It had snowed overnight, so it was cold to start off with, but the views were incredible. Watching the sun rise … Continue reading

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EBC 2012 | Easter in Gorak Shep

Soon after breakfast yesterday, the team left Dingboche and made our way to Dukla. It was a beautifully clear day and the surrounding mountains were covered with snow. We stopped for tea in Dukla and then climbed up the steep … Continue reading

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EBC 2012 | Off to Lobuche

Todays trek takes the team through farmlands and meadows and the village of Duglha at 4620 metres. After climbing up to a viewpoint boasting some stone memorials to perished climbers, the trail drops and follows the valley to Lobuche. The … Continue reading

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EBC 2012 | Dingboche

Today the team take a little break, taking the opportunity to get in a short acclimatisation walk and some all-important laundry! Tomorrow they head into the upper reaches of the Khumbu Valley. Base Camp is looming closer as the excitement … Continue reading

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EBC 2012 | Report from Tengboche

Yesterday, as the team trekked to Tengboche, it was cloudy and cold all the way. It started snowing soon after we arrived but it soon cleared and the sun came out. The views of Ama Dablam, Lhotse and Everest were … Continue reading

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EBC 2012 | To Tengboche

Today, after a short break in Namche Bazaar, the team continued their journey by trekking on to Tengboche. They follow the rushing waters of the Dudh Kosi and get to experience awe-inspiring views of the Himalayas. Tengboche Monastery sits in a … Continue reading

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EBC 2012 | Namche Bazaar

After settling into Namche Bazaar, the team climbed up to the Everest View Hotel at 3800 metres. We had tea on the balcony, but unfortunately the weather closed in and we had no views of Everest. We trekked down to … Continue reading

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EBC 2012 | River trek to Namche Bazaar

After a gorgeous trek along the Dudh Kosi, involving many suspension bridges, the team enter the Sagarmatha National Park. We have reached the trading town of Namche Bazaar, a collection of buildings nestled in a natural amphitheatre, where we will … Continue reading

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