Day 3 (continued...) The bus was pretty comfy and we had air conditioning. We were pretty confident we would survive our 8 hour trip. Leaving Kathmandu we slowly made our way through the busy roads, cows and people trying to sell us food through the bus window. Once we had left the city we drove … Continue reading Chitwan National Park.
The time had final come for us to leave Sydney for and start our trip around Nepal. Day 1. The first leg of our flight was 14 hours long to Dubai. We only had a two hour gap between flights. After a bit of a rush to the correct terminal for our flight to Kathmandu … Continue reading Kathmandu.
Living so far away from home can be tough but the positive side to this is your family get to visit you. My mum is visiting me with her partner in October and I am putting a list of ideas for them...Check out the list below! Palm Beach (Home and Away) - A day trip … Continue reading Few Top Picks For When The Family Visits
I have broken down a rough outline of what we have bought for the trip. There have been 3 main shops we have purchased everything from...Kathmandu Outlet Store, Mountain warehouse (website) and Decathon Sport Shop. The trekking company we are going with will be providing down jackets and sleeping bags. I have posted the full … Continue reading Nepal Packing…
The countdown is on.....not long until we set off on our adventure. The packing list is getting smaller and we have ticked off our medical check ups as well. MK and I both went to the doctors to seek advice on what we would need health wise. We have both been to Asia before, we … Continue reading Final…Nepal Health Update.
A massive item on the to do list for any trip is insurance, to protect yourself and your belongings. I did seek advice from the travel company and blogs on Nepal to make sure I had everything covered. I would suggest the same thing to anyone, seek advice from the professionals, the people who are … Continue reading Travel Insurance for Nepal
Winter is half way through. It is actually unbelievable that back home everyone is melting in the heat and here in Australia it is cold, wet and miserable. I am not going to let the weather keep me in. I have a few activities on the social calendar over the next few months and I … Continue reading Ladies who…
77 days now until we leave for Nepal (less when this blog actually posts) so thought I would give you guys a bit of a update. I am still on Optifast having the two shakes a day and a low cal meal for dinner. I have had a few nights out with drinks but very … Continue reading Nepal Prep Update.
Over the July long weekend we stayed in Sydney to save some pennies and to do a hike. As you all well know we are training for base camp trek in September. We have already done a few hikes over the past few months. The hike we did this weekend was to the Ruined Castle … Continue reading Blue Mountains Ruined Castle
I just wanted to share a story about how I learned the hard way to always check you have insurance... The Story: I had been around South East Asia and had been living in Sydney for eight months. I was finishing up my first job in the city and was preparing to go down the … Continue reading Travel Insurance