The summit of Imja Tse beckoned, only the ice pyramid to overcome, would my 12 months upskilling and preparation pay off? Mountaineering IS suffering! Stage 1: Twin Otter, Kathmandu to Lukla Stage 2: Trek to Everest Base Camp, 10 days Stage 3: Find your mountain, camp high, keep hydrated Stage 4: Ascend slopes and snow … Continue reading Picture behind the story #24 Did I Reach The Summit?
The silence of a WWI military cemetery at Tyne Cot, Ypres, Belgium as night falls.
Himalayan Base camps are emotional places, everyone has that unique mixture of excitement and fear, but you must ALWAYS be ready to ascend! Ascend
Some transformations are destructive, typified by the eruption of Mt Vesuvius in August, 79 AD, when the “tsunami” of hot air and steam at around 750 degrees stripped the flesh in an instant transformation from the bodies of people who were still sheltering inside small boathouses at Herculaneum. Transformation
How do you choose the best beer to drink in a Prague beer bar? With an experimental tasting of 5 or more beers under strict laboratory conditions of course! Posted from our cruise ship somewhere in the Mediterranean! Experimental