Hiking the Himalayas: Everything you need to know about Altitude Sickness

Years ago, those who hiked in the Himalayas would be seasoned mountaineers looking to brave the highest peaks in the world. Now, anyone with a bit of cash and some determination can do it.  It's busier than ever and not everyone understands the dangers they can face. Not only on the trails or from adverse …

Hiking the Himalayas: the Annapurna Base Camp route planner

While the trek to Everest Base Camp is one of the most popular hikes in Nepal, it's also one of the most expensive. If you still want a taste of that sweet mountain air but need to save some a lot of money, then Annapurna Base Camp is your answer. It's not only cheaper, but …