Upper Mustang: Walking in the middle of nowhere!

Upper Mustang, Nepal

  Once a forbidden kingdom of Lo, Upper Mustang holds a separate charm that no other trek in Nepal has. The trek to Upper Mustang offers a unique experience, from a walk through the villages forgotten by time, inaccessible sky caves, to eroded but colorful cliffs, and a vast terrain of empty silent deserts. UPPER Read more

Everest Avalanche: Deadliest Day in History of Everest

Mount Everest

  “Because it’s there.” This was the answer by George Mallory, an English mountaineer, when he was asked why he wanted to climb Mount Everest. He further explained- “Everest is the highest mountain in the world, and no man has reached its summit. Its existence is a challenge. The answer is instinctive, a part, I Read more

6 Annoying Habits of (A Few) Trekkers

Nepal Trekking

  Many find great pleasure in trekking in the Himalayas. To reach a great destination feels liberating but equally important is the journey and the company along the way. Meeting new and interesting people on the trek is fun but that feeling can quickly disappear into the thin air of the Himalayas when a fellow Read more

10 Fascinating facts about the alluring Annapurna

Mount Annapurna I, Nepal

  Are you interested to know some very interesting facts about the stunning Annapurna Mountain? Well then, read on! The glaciers of Annapurna feed the rivers in the region turning the landscapes at the lower elevation into fertile land filled with lush green forests rich in wildlife and vegetation. Hence, the mountain was bestowed with Read more

Himalayan Whitewater Fest: Fun with a paddle under the Sun

Whitewater rafting, Nepal

Nepal is bestowed with natural beauty and amazing terrain that is just perfect for rough backyard play for adventure sports enthusiasts. One such sport is whitewater rafting and kayaking in any of the numerous raging rivers here. Every year, to promote whitewater rafting (especially Kayaking) in Nepal, there is an annual event held, that goes by the name Read more

Langtang Valley Trek: Good food & a whole lot of nature

Langtang Valley

  One of the treks nearer to Kathmandu is the short Langtang Valley trek. Even though it’s short, it sees fewer trekkers unlike the ever-popular Everest and Annapurna treks, which see thousands of trekkers every year. There is a simple story as to how Langtang got its name which goes something like this – a long Read more

Dhaulagiri I: The White Mountain in Nepal

Mount Dhaulagiri, Nepal

  Seventh highest peak in the world, Dhaulagiri I stands tall at 8167m high above the clouds in north central Nepal. This mountain massif is the highest mountain entirely situated within the boundary of Nepal. The name Dhaulagiri meaning ‘The White Mountain’, was given for its massive peak covered in snow and ice all year around. Read more



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Mundane Travel...26 May 2014

Unlike most of us, I like to travel and see the place when there are no festivals going on and the place is ...