Markhu is a small town at the northwestern shores of Indrasarovar, a manmade lake. It serves as a reservoir to the Kulekhani Hydropower Project and is over seven kilometers long full of serene beauty. Only a few hours away from the capital it serves as a great escape from the reality. But in-spite of the close proximity
My Adventure: Hike to Mount Everest base camp 40-plus years in the making2016-12-19T10:48:18+00:00 Nepal
My friend Joel Blalock and I have talked about hiking on Mount Everest for decades, but it wasn’t until this past September, when I was a 71-year-old cancer survivor, that we made it happen. Joel was from South Carolina, and we met when we were in boot camp at Fort Dix, New Jersey, in 1968.