Training & Health
Getting altitude sickness isn’t a smart move, believe me, I’ve tried it! It plays havoc with your itinerary and has the capacity to totally ruin your trip.
If you don’t recognise the symptoms and fail to do...
Whether you’re trekking to Everest Base Camp, climbing Kilimanjaro or looking to do any travel over 2500m then you ought to have a basic understanding of altitude sickness and how it might affect you.
Suffering from altitude...
Mera Peak is one of the highest trekking peaks in Nepal. Standing on its summit is thoroughly exhilarating and provides unrivalled 360-degree views of 5 of the worlds highest mountains including Everest, Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho...
The Ultimate Guide to Standing on the Roof of Africa
Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain on the African continent, the highest free-standing mountain in the world and one of the coveted seven summits. Kilimanjaro holds an iconic place on many people’s bucket lists. It definitely draws...
...as I looked down all I could see was a layer of fog covering up everything below the plane, then when I looked up and out, I caught a glimpse of the mountains. My first reaction was “Oh my God” which I said aloud because what...