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Articles by Niki Morgan

Marathon fundraiser for SHIVA charity, Nepal

By Niki Morgan - 21st March 2014
in Travellers' Tales

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Marathon fundraiser for SHIVA charity, Nepal

As well as being passionate about Responsible Tourism as a company, our staff are also dedicated to raising awareness and funds for a range of different charities.... Read more

Return to Kashmir

Return to Kashmir

Operations Manager, Niki, has just returned from India, where she has been researching new trekking routes and accommodation for our 2014/15 brochure. After her trek... Read more

One Of The Best Views In The Himalayas: Mera Peak Expedition

By Niki Morgan - 03rd December 2012
in Walking and Trekking, The Himalaya

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One Of The Best Views In The Himalayas: Mera Peak Expedition

Wherever you go in the Himalaya, you are sure to be greeted with jaw-dropping vistas – this is, after all, the highest-reaching mountain range in the world, and a region of unsurpassed beauty and wonder.... Read more

An Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism

An Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism

One of the joys of Everest Base Camp trekking is the chance to get to know Sherpa culture, their hospitality, traditions and – if you’re lucky enough to be making your trek at the right time of year – their festivals.... Read more

British Mountaineer Vows to Honour Olympic Everest Pledge

British Mountaineer Vows to Honour Olympic Everest Pledge

In the run-up to the London 2012 Olympics, one British mountaineer has promised to take on an Everest mission with a difference. Everest Base Camp trekking may not be one of the official events of London 2012... Read more

Treasures of the Annapurna Circuit: Nepal’s Hot Springs

By Niki Morgan - 05th January 2012
in The Himalaya

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Treasures of the Annapurna Circuit: Nepal’s Hot Springs

While trekking the Annapurna Circuit, there is one particular feature of the always-astonishing landscape that comes as a welcome sight to travellers: hot springs. There’s nothing quite as good as the chance to warm up... Read more

UK Runner Beats Own World Record from Everest Base Camp—Kathmandu

By Niki Morgan - 01st December 2011
in Everest Base Camp, Walking and Trekking

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UK Runner Beats Own World Record from Everest Base Camp—Kathmandu

We were pleased to read about mountain and trail runner Lizzy Hawker’s latest feat: beating her own world record for the 320-kilometre run fromEverest Base Campto Kathmandu – the Everest Sky Race. She completed... Read more

Where next after Everest Base Camp?

By Niki Morgan - 15th October 2011
in Everest Base Camp, Ask an Expert

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Where next after Everest Base Camp?

For many people, trekking in Nepal means successfully reaching Everest Base Camp, completing the Annapurna Circuit or standing amidst the cirque of the Annapurna Sanctuary.  These attractive tea house trails are... Read more

Chhurim Sherpa Sets New Everest Record

Chhurim Sherpa Sets New Everest Record

27-year-old Chhurim Sherpa of Nepal has set a new Everest record: she climbed from base camp to the summit and back twice in just 11 days. Her experience prior to this extraordinary feat included a successful... Read more

Mera Peak Trek: The Highlights

Mera Peak Trek: The Highlights

The central goal of a Mera Peak trek is, of course, the peak itself – but the entire route is full of stunning Himalayan scenery.  Below are just some of the highlights of our Mera Peak trek.... Read more

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