The Everest Base Camp trek is possibly one of the world’s best-known hikes, but it’s also known as a really tough one. Most people that do this trek hire a guide and/or porter to support them during this 2-week trek. But having a guide is not necessary to make it to Everest Base Camp and back. Doing it on your own has plenty of benefits and isn’t hard to plan either. We’ll give you all the information you need to know to successfully complete the Everest Base Camp trek without a guide on an affordable way.
We made a compilation of our drone footage shot during an epic 6-month road trip with our self-converted van through Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria & Tasmania.
If you’re planning to visit the west coast of Australia, you are not alone. The city of Perth attracts 3.5 visitors, including almost one million international guests, each year. It is a particularly tourist-friendly city that is sure to provide the magical memories you crave from a stunning vacation.
Packing your backpack for an upcoming trip is never easy. But wait until you start packing for your Everest Base Camp trek or any other similar trek in the Himalayas. It’s important to be prepared for every kind of weather condition while keeping your pack as light as possible! For your convenience, we’ve compiled a complete packing list with all the essential trekking gear you need for your trekking.
One of the most fun ways to explore a new location, or even an old one that you think is pretty familiar to you already, is by road. When you take a road trip, you get to savor every step of the journey, find interesting attractions that you might not have noticed when traveling by other means, and you get to do it all on your terms with no itinerary to stick to (unless you want to). Best of all, you can do pretty much any road trip on a budget!
No matter where your next holiday destination is going to be, it is important to plan in advance so that you can make some cost savings. After all, if there is one thing most of us are guilty of, it is spending more money than we need to while overseas. You can use the tips below to save money while traveling no matter where in the world you are heading. This will enable you to save some funds for doing more activities!
If you are in Kathmandu and are planning to go trekking independently in the Himalayas, then you’re probably looking at the options of getting to your starting point. For most people, and especially if you’re planning on trekking to Everest Base Camp or Gokyo Lakes, your starting point is Lukla. We’ll give you all the information you need to know about flying to Lukla, also called “The World’s Most Dangerous Airport”.