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

17 May
Ghorepani Trek: going up from Ghorepani to Deurali Pass (the Dhaulagiri Himalayan Range in the background)

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 […]

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

03 May
Ghorepani Trek: the entrance gate to Ghorepani Poon Hill

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 […]

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From Lumbini to Pokhara passing through Tansen – Nepal

17 Apr
Pokhara - Going up to Sarangkot: the view of the Annapurna Range

From Lumbini to Pokhara The road to Lumbini Before reaching Pokhara. Typical for Nepal, the road from Sauraha to Lumbini took me almost one day. Nevertheless, there were less than 200 kilometers between the two locations. In the morning, the Nepali man from the travel company gave me a ride to the bus stand, located […]

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Explore Chitwan Jungle around Sauraha – Nepal

03 Apr
Chitwan - Sauraha: Cycling through Tharu Villages around Sauraha

Explore the Chitwan Jungle around Sauraha How did I decide to head to Chitwan? I had been thinking to go from Patan directly into the mountains, to Pokhara, to enjoy the Himalayas. However, the monsoon season wasn’t over yet, so I had to change my priorities. I decided to go to the jungle first and afterward head […]

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Kathmandu Valley (II) – exploring towns, villages, and local families – Nepal

17 Mar
Kathmandu Valley - Bhaktapur - Taumadhi Tole - Nyatapola Temple

Continuing around Kathmandu Valley. Kathmandu Valley – exploring towns, villages, and local families (part II) is the continuation of my diary about the Kathmandu Valley. My first post can be found at the following link Kathmandu Valley – towns, villages, and local families (part I). The medieval town of Bhaktapur, Kathmandu Valley I left a part of my luggage […]

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