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Many people get intimidated by the thought of a trek to Everest Base Camp in Nepal. But there is no need to be. Every year, more than 40,000 people reach the Everest base camp. So can you! Leave all the worries away, I have all the information you will need for EBC trek. Here is the ultimate guide to Everest Base Camp Trek.   Difficulty: Trek To Everest Base Camp Everest Base Camp trek falls…

Nagarkot is a laid-back village that lies just 32km from the capital city of Kathmandu, in Nepal. What makes it special? Its altitude and the proximity to the greatest mountains on the planet – the Himalayas. Located over 7200 meters, people of this quaint village wake up amidst the mountains to call the likes of Mount Everest as their neighbor! Being an avid mountain lover, this was enough to make me fall for this little…

At first, when I glanced at Patan Durbar Square in Kathmandu, it felt oddly out of place. The entire square area appeared as if somebody had dropped in a small plaza at the centre of old town of Kathmandu. While the area outside looked chaotic and bustling with people constantly moving around, the square wore a pleasant old day charm. The contradicting vibes made Durbar square in Patan more alluring. After trekking to Ghorepani, it…

Travel is not about the destinations alone. It is a journey on both the physical and mental levels. Being on the road sometimes challenges us physically, and the other times, travel takes us through a whole series of emotions, from happiness to anger to extreme remorse. During my travels in Nepal, I had such day that took me on an emotional ride. I got a chance to witness the open cremation at Pashupatinath temple in…