Monthly Archives: December 2014

A Short Walk Around The Annapurna – Part XI – Ghorepani to Ghandruk – Frost, Snow and an Alaskan Bush Hippy

DAY 18 – GHOREPANI TO GHANDRUK My alarm goes before dawn, waking me for just long enough to look out the window, establish that we are still inside a cloud and turn over to rest some more: so, my third … Continue reading

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A Short Walk Around The Annapurna – Part X – Tato Pani to Ghorepani – Chickens That Ride Ponies and a Funeral Procession

DAY 17  There’s a heavy, oppressive grey sky weighing on Tatopani this morning and I want only to leave the place; to escape the confining walls of this narrow valley and be high again. Beau has self-diagnosed the dreaded giardia … Continue reading

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