BBC News, Venice -Long before and after its summit was first officially conquered in 1953, scaling Everest, the worlds highest peak, has been the ultimate dream of many mountaineers. Too often though, they have paid the ultimate price more than 250 climbers are known to have died on its slopes. On May 11 1996, eight […]

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KATHMANDU:Icefall doctors said on Monday that they would fix climbing route above the Mt Everest base camp in a day or two. According to leading Icefall doctor Ang Kami Sherpa, a team of four icefall doctors resumed route construction work on Monday afternoon after the region witnessed fair weather. Earlier, bad weather caused by rain […]

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Choosing Nepal as the destination for your next trekking holiday is a fairly easy decision to make. Its diverse landscape, vibrant culture and unique history make it a top spot for trekkers, walkers and tourists of all kinds. However choosing where in Nepal to trek can be a little harder. The choice often comes down […]

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