Category Archives: Nepal

Backpacking Kathmandu: Everything Travelers Need To Know

bauddhanath stupa blue sky backpacking kathmandu

Find out all you need to know about backpacking Kathmandu on a budget. Let’s talk about the accommodation, transportation, food, things to do and more in this travel guide to Kathmandu! Nepal is one of the cheapest countries in the world and attracts a constant flow of backpackers looking to explore a new culture. Kathmandu, […]

Where To Eat In Pokhara: The Best Cafes And Restaurants

fresh momos where to eat in pokhara

Find out the best restaurants and cafes in Pokhara. From breakfast, lunch, and dinner, this ultimate guide has everything you need to know as to where to eat in Pokhara! There are a variety of places to eat in Pokhara which will have your mouth watering. Whether that is the specialty coffee joints, delicious pizzerias, […]

Day Fourteen: Flying Jomson To Pokhara And Finishing The Annapurna Circuit

loading plane flying jomsom to pokhara on the annapurna circuit

Find out about my flight from Jomsom to Pokhara as I finally finish the Annapurna Circuit. It is a relatively fast flight back to civilization over 160 kilometers away. Though, Jomsom airport is run by the military which makes for a unique experience! Its the fourteenth day on the Annapurna Circuit and it is finally […]

Day Thirteen: Muktinath To Jomsom On The Annapurna Circuit

pilgrims on horses muktinath to jomsom on the annapurna circuit

Find out the about my thirteenth day on the Annapurna Circuit. I will be taking the bus from Muktinath to Jomsom which takes over 1 hour and a distance of 23 kilometers. It is my first day not trekking in nearly 2 weeks! Its the thirteenth day on the Annapurna Circuit and we will be […]

Day Twelve: High Camp to Muktinath via Thorong La Pass On The Annapurna Circuit

incoming storm high camp to muktinath over thorong la pass on the annapurna circuit

It is the biggest day on the Annapurna Circuit, trekking from High Camp to Muktinath via Thorong La Pass. This takes over 13 hours and a distance of 15 kilometers. It is a steep climb and descent resulting in one of the most physically challenging days in my life! It is the twelfth day on […]

Day Eleven: Thorong Phedi To High Camp On The Annapurna Circuit

tasha amy view throng phedi to high camp on the annapurna circuit

It is my eleventh day on the Annapurna Circuit. I will be trekking from Thorong Phedi to High Camp which takes over 2 hours and a distance of 1 kilometer. It is a short, but extremely steep day getting from Base Camp to High Camp! Its the eleventh day on the Annapurna Circuit and it […]

Day Ten: Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (Base Camp) On The Annapurna Circuit

common room yak kharka to thorong phedi base camp on the annapurna circuit

It the tenth day on the Annapurna Circuit. I will be hiking from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi, also known as base camp. This takes over 4 hours and a distance of 6 kilometers. Its the tenth day on the Annapurna Circuit and we will be trekking up to base camp. Day ten will take […]

Day Nine: Manang To Yak Kharka On The Annapurna Circuit

walking across swing bridge manang to yak kharka on the annapurna circuit

It is my ninth day hiking the Annapurna Circuit. I will be trekking from Manang to Yak Kharka which takes over 5 hours and a distance of 10 kilometers. Finally, we are off the road and onto the hiking tracks in the mountains! Its the ninth day on the Annapurna Circuit and we will be […]

Day Seven: Ngawal To Manang On The Annapurna Circuit

local village ngawal to manang on the annapurna circuit

It is my seventh day on the Annapurna Circuit. I will be trekking from Ngawal to Manang which takes over 5 hours and a distance of 10 kilometers. It is a relatively short day joining back with the main trail and getting off the upper track! It’s the seventh day on the Annapurna Circuit and […]

Day Six: Upper Pisang To Ngawal On The Annapurna Circuit

stupa upper pisang to ngawal on the annapurna circuit nepal

Find out about the sixth day on the Annapurna Circuit. I will be hiking from Upper Pisang to Ngawal which takes over 6 hours and a distance of 10 kilometers. This is the first day where I feel the altitude sickness setting in! It’s the sixth day on the Annapurna Circuit as we to continue […]

Day Five: Chame To Upper Pisang On The Annapurna Circuit

bridges chame to upper pisang annapurna circuit

Find out about my fifth day hiking on the Annapurna Circuit. I will be trekking from Chame to Upper Pisang which takes over 5.5 hours and a distance of 14.5 kilometers. It is an impressively scenic day with some of the best views on the trail! Its the fifth day on the Annapurna Circuit and […]