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Month: December 2017

What I Learned from My Trek to Rara Lake – Part 3

What I Learned from My Trek to Rara Lake – Part 3

Day 2 It was a cold morning. The sun was rising up over the horizon and the early morning fog was slowly clearing up. All of us were up by 6 AM and were getting ready for the day’s journey. It was our second morning of the trip and compared to previous morning, we felt a lot refreshed. The vehicle on which we were going to travel was scheduled to leave at 6:30, so we hurriedly reached the bus station….

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What I Learned from My Trek to Rara Lake – Part 2

What I Learned from My Trek to Rara Lake – Part 2

The day I mentioned in part 1 was actually the third day of our trip. It all began on Sunday evening. Three of us gathered together and left from Kathmandu. It might sound unusual, but we had planned very little for this long and adventurous journey of ours. The trip was confirmed only¬†before a day or two and none of us had any detailed idea on how to reach there. Our first destination was Surkhet, a district in Mid-Western region…

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What I learned from my Trek to Rara Lake – Part 1

What I learned from my Trek to Rara Lake – Part 1

It’s a Wednesday evening in October and it’s already pitch dark. The crickets also just started to sing welcome song to the night. The weather is getting severely cold and the wind is sending chills to our spines. But the worst part is we cannot see any other human or human settlements as far as we can see to provide us any warmth. Tiredness, pain and exhaustion are taking control over our bodies. Every step is getting heavier. Nevertheless we…

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