Everest Panorama Resort
Travel Blogs from Daman
We got up and went down for
breakfast but neither of us was hungry. Nirmal Nakarmi, the travel agent in
Kathmandu, rang up to see if all was well as did our driver for the day, who
was called Narayan, to see what time we wanted to leave.
As we were leaving we were both
presented with scarves to wish us a good …
Happy New Year!! Another
beautiful day! We had a very nice breakfast of omelettes and toast with lovely
coffee. The staff are so friendly and obliging. We are to be given a
complementary bottle of wine this evening – presumably to make amends for
yesterday’s water problem – a very kind thought!
Last night we stayed at Khumjung with the plan that from here we could visit the Everest View Hotel and hopefully get a good photo point of Everest.( In scouting terms we find a tea room.)
The route should take us thirty minutes and we make an early start so that the cloud should not obscure the view. Although our route yesterday was clear …
Mi querido Pedro: te escribo desde la room nº 7 del Himalayan Lodge de Gorak Shep, despues de haber pisado el Everest Base Camp (o Sagarmatha Base Camp hablando en Nepali) y subido los 5.550 mtrs., según marca el plano, (o 5.630 segun dicen los guias) del Kala Patthar. Por las gafas de sol, la visera de la gorra y el pañuelo de los mocos nadie se …
... as I felt it was important to respect the staff and the women, and would have felt embarrassed to be snapping everything. We met Parbati, the supervisor of the birthing centre and Bina, the nurse/midwife in charge of the unit. It is a fairly new building, and we were shown to what will be our office for the first 2 weeks, it has a desk and chairs, a sink for hand washing and an en suite toilet, fully tiled and very nice. They obviously think highly of us, which ...