Everest Base Camp: Guided or Unguided?   We hiked for 16 days in the Everest region without a guide or a porter. We carried all of our gear on our backs. A decision we made not because we are ultra cheapskates (although we are), but because we wanted to experience the mountains organically.

Minimalist Packing for Everest Base Camp Trek   Choosing what to bring on a 16-day trek in the Himalayas is not easy.   Without a porter to carry our gear, we wanted our loads to be as minimalist as possible yet still have enough gear to be warm and comfortable.

 How Much To Trek Everest Base Camp/Gokyo Lakes   Trekking in Nepal’s Himalayas is one experience that had been sitting on our bucket list for a long time. Finally, getting the chance to walk among the highest peaks on the planet, we can honestly say it has been one of the top hiking journeys, Read More