Windy Hill . Hotel
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... but at a really high price... And really terrible conditions, we were preparing ourselves to carry on when another of the villagers offered his place instead, just a couple of minutes away. So we stopped there for the night.
It was amazing to stay with a Nepali family in this way, I felt like I got a little insight into their world.. The guy offering us the room was no older than me, and he had a couple of daughters, one 7 and one 10, who seemed to run the ...
... hot shower, access to their library, lunch, dinner, breakfast and 3 drinks for the equivalent of £6.50! I got chatting to the guy working there who was about my age and helping out his parents, he started by saying he was single as he'd dumped his girlfriend for not sleeping with him before marriage, then proceeded to ask if I was married and when I replied no asked if I wanted to go for a walk up the hill with him. I said tempting as the offer was (although I think ...
... was the highest settlement in the valley. Around it has grown a tourist village of guesthouses and related services and also an interesting yak cheese factory developed with Swiss aid. Kyanjin serves trekkers who venture further up the valley as well as climbers to the surrounding peaks.
My intent was to spend two the three nights, hike up a relatively snow free peak and hike up the valley to Langshisha Kharka (yak meadoe below Lanshisha Peak). After lunch ...
... is probably related to the loss of business from word getting out about the women trekkers gone missing in the valley, but it was still very annoying.
Langtang village is home of almost all of the valley’s 1,000 or so residents when they aren’t serving tourists at guesthouses higher or lower. It’s not very big, but had a real medieval feel about it as I walked through. Beyond Langtang the valley opened up further, snow-capped peaks ...
... Roxy, the local liquor made of rice. Care liked it because it was similar to vodka, but much stronger. I did not so much because it was similar to vodka. Yesterday we had the local Rum i have the pictures of these things and they will be uploaded whenever I get phone internet which will hopefully be sometime soon because its a lot of pictures. By some miracle we found good pizza for dinner, ...
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