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A Short Walk Around The Annapurna – Part XIV – Journey’s End

DAY 20 – JOURNEY’S END  I rise before dawn and head out to the knoll. Sunrise is preceded by a chill wind, funnelled up from the cold waters of the Mardi Kola. By the time I have set up a … Continue reading

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A Short Walk Around The Annapurna – Part XIII – Ghandruk to Pothana

DAY 19 – GHANDRUK TO POTHANA I dance off down the steep stone staircases which wind relentlessly to the valley bottom far below. I have not travelled far before I am distracted from my downwards progress. On the stone paving … Continue reading

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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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