Post-Trek Relaxation and Goodbyes

At the end of our trek, we arrived in Pokhara, the lakeside town that caters to trekkers of all budgets and their need to relax (or jump off mountains strapped to parachutes if that is your thing). We opted for the relaxation, and managed to score three rooms at Hotel Nirvana where Rob and I had…

Week 3 – Annapurna Circuit

Week 3: 1st October – 8th October 2014 Our final week had a very different pace and style to the ones before it, and I wrote less and less, the further we got, so more here (in particular the last four days) is from my memory rather than notes. To compensate, we took far more…

Back in two peices… just.

We survived trekking – managed our 14 day route in ten days which means that we win! It was bloody hard work, but we only had one near-death experience (will explain the full scary story later). Nevertheless we are safe and can hobble in a way that resembles walking this morning. Today is the first…

Hopefully Leaving!

Well we’ve had beautiful weather for the last few days of lazing around, reading and wandering by the lake and shops in Pokhara. We managed to get our flights changed (finally) for tomorrow (monday), but it has just started raining again! If we don’t post something moaning about the weather tomorrow, assume we’ve made it…

Grounded

We are still in Pokhara(!) so I tracked down an internet cafe to share with you what we have been getting up to. We were meant to be flying to Jomsom today, but that airport is closed, and so after spending nearly five hours in the cafe watching the most terrifyingly small planes land from…