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On the couch with Margie Thomas: Nepal’s Upper Mustang
One of the last places on earth to find untouched Tibetan Buddhist culture is in Upper Mustang. Here’s why this region and its people hold a special place in Margie’s heart.
What to look for in a quality Nepal trek
When planning a trek in Nepal, there's more to it than choosing a date and location. Here are eight things to consider to make sure your Nepal adventure holiday is a seamless one.
In Hillary’s footsteps: my Everest Base Camp journey
Every step closer to Everest Base Camp she’d continually ask herself, ‘How the hell did I get here?’ To stand more than 5000 metres high, with the Himalayas towering around over her, this trek became her most exhilarating and rewarding experience.
Everest Base Camp Trek FAQs
Planning on trekking to the base of the world's tallest mountain? Here is a great starting point. Find answers to our most frequently asked questions on the EBC.
A surprise wedding in the heart of the Annapurnas
Forget the chapel, who's for an impromptu wedding with a backdrop of the spectacular Himalayas in Nepal?
Yoga in the mountains: a ‘slow travel’ experience for 2019
This yoga retreat that’s set in the backdrop of the Himalayas is the perfect combination of adventure, fitness, mindfulness and excitement.
Historic Yubra Himal Nepal mountaineering expedition in photos
World Expeditions mountaineers made history with the first Australian ascent of Yubra Himal (6035m) in October 2018. See the expedition highlights.
The Best “out there” treks in the world
Avoid the crowds and seek out these lesser-visited places and trails. These far-flung hiking adventures are arguably the best remote treks in the world.
Food costs on a Nepal trek: are meal inclusions worth it?
Unsure if meal inclusions on a Himalaya trek are worth it? We break down its value and why it’s a good idea to have your food included
Top gear picks from our Great Himalaya Trail trekkers
Whether you're trekking in the Himlayas for two weeks or 5 months (like our GHT trekkers), they share 7 must-pack gear items when heading to Nepal.
7 adventurous summer holiday ideas
Whether you’re after milestone memories, wildlife encounters, philanthropic community projects or family tours, your perfect summer holiday starts here.
How to See Everest: 10+1 Everest Trekking Ideas
Wondering where to start your Everest trekking research? Start your search on how to see the magnificent Sagarmatha with these 11 options.
7 teahouse trekking myths debunked
Camp-based trekking or teahouse trekking, what’s better? We debunk the myths and share why we try to avoid using teahouses on our treks.
Know before you go: tips to prepare you for a self guided trek
Keen to attempt a solo multi-day hike? It pays to put in the groundwork before you head out on the trail. Here are some tips to get you started.
A Family Affair: 7 Active Family Holidays
Spend quality time with the whole family on one of these active adventures around the world. Together discover new worlds!
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