Asia | Nepal | Kathmandu Valley | Kathmandu – Team arrive in Kathmandu

Asia | Nepal | Kathmandu Valley | Kathmandu – Team arrive in Kathmandu

MARCH 28 2002 There’s nothing strange or startling to report – the team have arrived in Kathmandu and are acclimatising to their new surroundings. There is a lot to take in – from the hundreds of hawkers peddling tiger balm, penknives and carvings in the hazy backdtreets to the odd elephant wondering past and the constant hum…

Gavin is making last minute preparations – mainly surrounding the emergency oxygen. He will also (I expect) be paying a visit to all the classic (but not so classy) mountaineer bars in Thamel. For those who have been – or have a Rough Guide handy – his first port of call will be Tom and Jerry’s. Then after a small beer (!) it will be on to…

Richard

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