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The Extended Ghorepani Trek (II), Annapurna Conservation Area – Nepal

13 Mar

Ghorepani Trek – Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal This is the continuation of my first diary about trekking in the Annapurna Conservation Area. My first post can be found at the following link The Extended Ghorepani Trek, Annapurna Conservation Area (part I). Ghorepani Trek, the third trekking day Short description: We climbed from Upper Ghorepani to […]

The Extended Ghorepani Trek (I), Annapurna Conservation Area – Nepal

02 Mar

Ghorepani Trek – Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal Ghorepani Trek is a popular trek in Nepal and includes the ascent on the renowned Poon Hill. As famous as the Annapurna Circuit and the Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Ghorepani Trek is, in fact, a loop that stretches between the last two treks, but it’s much shorter. The […]

Tamang Heritage Trail (II), Langtang National Park – Nepal

13 Jan
Tamang Heritage Trail - Day 6: Tamang woman reciting mantras near Briddhim village

Tamang Heritage Trail, the fourth day of the trek Tamang Heritage Trail continuation. We stayed in Nagthali Ghyang. Thick clouds covered the mountains across the valley in front of us, but it was sunny above our heads. I wanted to stay there for another day and hoped to see the view of the Langtang Range. Suddenly, […]

Tamang Heritage Trail (I), Langtang National Park – Nepal

02 Jan
Tamang Heritage Trail - Day 2: Going up from Cherka hamlet to Gonggang village - local households

Tamang Heritage Trail, Langtang (part I)  Starting the Tamang Heritage Trail. My mountain guide-cum-porter, Rishi, accompanied me from the luxury of Kopan Monastery to Matribhimi Hotel (his uncle’s hotel). The hotel was a dirty and ugly place but close to the Gongabu Bus Station (on Kathmandu’s Ring Road). From there, we would leave toward the […]