When the challenge is getting there to take the photo.
Did I cross this ?
Believe It or Not There is Weather Station on the Everest Base Camp Trek
The Weather Pyramid at Everest Base Camp or thereabouts. The Trainer walked there by himself. I decided to stay in the lodge and rest up for the next to big days. Built by the Italians he joked he was in search of a short black coffee …
Sadly since we visited in 2015 the Weather Pyramid was defunded by the Italian Government and I have read the structure has been turned into a lodge of sorts,
Day Seven Shomare to Dingboche
Before and After
Quiet contemplation … Om Mani Padme Hum
Travel makes us modest,Gustave Flaubert
you see what a tiny place
you occupy in the world.
I could not agree more Gustave.
My Favourite Day – Acclimatisation Walk on Dingboche Ridge-Top
Tenzing Memorial and Ama Dablam
Not quite right. Yaks are males. Naks are females. So it’s Nak cheese for sale.
Shomare 4040 metres
At this small shop in Shomare, over a coffee we decided to turn back from our trek to Base Camp. Given the rash creeping up both my legs it seemed the best decision. It was 2013 and was a fantastic experience. Later it felt like unfinished business. In October 2015 we returned and made it to Base Camp.