Results for @tags nepal
Displaying results 101 - 120 of 130 in total

The Suspension Bridge at Phakding

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

The suspension bridge at Phakding is one of the longest on the Everest Trail. Khumbila (5761m) is revered by the sherpas who live here and has never been climbed.

The Twin Lake on the Way to Lungden

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

The twin lake of Relama after Angladumba Tsho is not frozen yet and there are quite a few waterfowls trying to make the most<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-twin-lake-on-the-way-to-lungden-nepal">...(more)</a>

Solar Halo over Fourth Lake

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

Lying beyond the much-visited Third Lake of Gokyo (Dudh Pokhari) towrds the border with Tibet are two more lakes of similar size to <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/solar-halo-over-fourth-lake-nepal">...(more)</a>

The Chorten at Thame

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

Perching on the hillside on the right is the monastry of Thame and down below the large house with a green corrugated iron roof is the hydr<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-chorten-at-thame-nepal">...(more)</a>

Dudh Koshi after the Village of Phakding

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

The walk from Lukla to Phakding is mostly a downhill one until one reaches the small village of Phakding where the trai<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/dudh-koshi-after-the-village-of-phakding-nepal">...(more)</a>

The Frozen Lake below Renjo La Pass

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

The descent from Renjo La Pass on this side is quite straight forward as the trail is well paved with big slabs of granite a<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-frozen-lake-below-renjo-la-pass-nepal">...(more)</a>

The Last Inhabited Outpost of Mt Everest - Periche

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

Despite the extensive rendering the sky still retains the famous "blue" beloved and boasted by Olympus users.Th<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-last-inhabited-outpost-of-mt-everest-periche-nepal">...(more)</a>

Merging of Three Mighty Glaciers at Chukhung Ri

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

Imja tse (6160m), better known as Island peak would have spoken alarmingly at the rate at which the three mighty<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/merging-of-three-mighty-glaciers-at-chukhung-ri-nepal">...(more)</a>

Chorten before Phurte

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

Phurte amounts to no more than a few cottages but sits quite prominently on the way from Namche Bazaar to the village of Thame which holds<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/chorten-before-phurte-nepal">...(more)</a>

Morning at Upper Pisang

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

Upper Pisang has a monastry right at the top of the village that has a marvellous view of the Annapurna range across the valley and so i<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/morning-at-upper-pisang-nepal">...(more)</a>

The Crossing before the Climb to Namche Bazaar

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

There are quite a few suspension bridges to aid crossing Dudh Koshi after the village of Monjo. Here the view is taken after the last one before the climb to Namche Bazzar.

Leaving the Buddhist Stronghold of Pisang

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

The small village of Pisang is divided into an upper and a lower part by the Marshyangdi Khola. For a village of this <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/leaving-the-buddhist-stronghold-of-pisang-nepal">...(more)</a>

Brewing Storm over the Himalayas

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

On my two separate visits to the Everest area, I had not for a single time thought of staying at the village of Pangboche but o<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/brewing-storm-over-the-himalayas-nepal">...(more)</a>

The Arid Landscape on the Way to Manang

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

The Airport of Manang which I had just walked past here is in fact located at least an hour's walk from Manang in a litt<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-arid-landscape-on-the-way-to-manang-nepal">...(more)</a>

The Way Up Thorung La Pass

Published about 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

The climb towards Thorung La Pass (5416m) is gradual and is marked along the way by metal poles. The trail is mostly on sandy terrain for the steepest part which I find quite challenging with a big heavy backpack......

Phunki Drengka - the stop before Tengboche Monastry

Published about 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

It was nightfall already and I hadn't quite made it to Tengboche Monastry yet - my original plan as I had spen<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/phunki-drengka-the-stop-before-tengboche-monastry-nepal">...(more)</a>

Entrance to the Everest - Monjo

Published over 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

Monjo is the village where one pays the toll for doing the Everest Trek which at the time of writing stands at 1,000 Rs, roughly 14USD p<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/entrance-to-the-everest-monjo">...(more)</a>

Lukla Airport

Published over 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

This is Tenzing-Hillary Airport of Lukla, the gateway to the Everest region. Most flights arrive early in the morning as the flying conditions tend to w<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/lukla-airport">...(more)</a>

Cholatse Lake

Published over 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

Cholatse lake is more or less frozen by mid-Dec. Here the view is taken en route between Lobuche and Dzonghla. In the distance are Ama Dablam and the village of Periche.

Thorung La Pass

Published over 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

License license

At long last - here's the pass that everyone on the trek dread - despite its sitting at 5416m, the climb is less arduous than comparable ones like t<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/thorung-la-pass-1">...(more)</a>