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The Trek-We had perfect weather!

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    In good spirits, we left early the next day to begin an eight hour bus trip to Syabru Besi where we spent our first night in a lodge. After breakfast we started our climb to Langtang at 12,400 … Continue reading

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Festive first night in Kathmandu

IMG_2576IMG_2576 Langtang in Nepal was the destination for the tenth TOYL trek. No wonder this remote destination was #42 on The New York Times list of 53 places to go in 2017! Twelve adventurous hikers jumped into our journey with … Continue reading

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Headed to the Himalaya

Guest post: Susie Sutherland A quick post this evening. I spent the day on a plane from San Francisco to D.C., and tomorrow my mother, Carol, and I will fly from DC via Dubai to Kathmandu, Nepal. We are going … Continue reading

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Update from the Trek: Doha, Qatar

As always, I’m excited to be returning to Nepal. This year there are two groups trekking with me  and 10% of the trips’ costs will be donated to charities in Nepal. This flipagram my daughter made for me from our trip last … Continue reading

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Brick making machine for rebuilding in Nepal

One of the options we’ve discussed is the import of a manual brick making machine (s) that would be invaluable to Dadagaun (and indeed other villagers) so that they can recycle the original mud bricks that they have in their … Continue reading

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