Trekking season begins this month in the Himalayas, and visitors are sure to experience a common — if jaw-dropping — sight: local porters carrying towering loads on their backs,
KATHMANDU, Feb 23: The Special Court slapped a seven-year jail term on former chief executive officer of Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) Subash Niraula on Thursday, for embezzlement at the country's tourism promotional body through the submission of fake bills.
26 May 2017, Foreign climbers and Sherpas on Mount Everest are concerned about the increasing theft of oxygen bottles from high camps.
They say it could threaten the lives of mountaineers
In the 1960s and 1970s, Western travelers seeking enlightenment in South Asia brought with them German-made Mercedes Benz buses to get around on their own.
Raha Moharrak is a force of nature. When she’s not climbing, she’s encouraging other Saudi women to follow their dreams and paving the way by following her own.
Even 60 years ago, Nepal was a forbidden kingdom. Legally there was polygamy and child marriage. Technically Nepal stuck in the Middle Ages - there was no aircraft or road,
Adventure Himalayan helicopter flight over the Himalayas is a unique and adventurous way to see the mountains as you gain access to areas that traditional flights and trekkers cannot access.
I booked the Annapurna trek with Good Karma Trekking after an excellent trip to Everest Base Camp in 2012 with them. They did not disappoint my group. From the friendly approach,
Japanese alpinist Junko Tabei, the first woman in the world to scale the peak of Mt. Everest, died of peritoneal cancer at a hospital in Kawagoe, Saitama Prefecture, on Thursday. She was 77.
The database records total 53 air crashes in Nepal since May 7, 1946. Air crashes in Nepal are frequently happening due to various reason like weather problem and some time the human error.
Following Peak listed in the site are known as trekking Peaks which permit is issued by Government Registered Trekking agency. the cost of the Peak permits