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Hi everyone,

am back home after long flight from Kathmandu....sorry bout not posting a last message from ktm but i had trouble with the equipment.

Relfections on the trip:

The trip was certainly a test of the mental and physical and im glad to say on reflection im very happy to have experienced this trip and the himalayas. The people from the guide to the porters were absolutely fantastic and how they prepared us to climb, from eating to the climbing equipment at altitude wa

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Hi everyone,

Kades having problems sending his update post but has asked me to send his enormous thanks and gratitude to all his supporters online and to those that have followed him through his trek. To Paul and Fiona a huge thankyou for the use of your equipment and advice and expertise, it was fantastic to have these facilities and to have the contact with family and friends. It made the world of difference getting encouraging and supportive messages which helped keep the spirits high!

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Arrived in Phakding

Nameste everyone ..have walked from namche to phakding today, bout a 4 hr walk down which is great, my legs and lungs are appreciating the lower altitude and seeing other people in the land of the living...haha.

the trek is nearly over we will walk to lukla tomorrow, have a night there then early morning flight to kathmandu and some cold beer!.

to all who have sent msgs, its been great reading them, I hope all have enjoyed the trek/climb.

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Just a quick msg, am now in tengboche, heading towards namche bizarre. beautiful day and I’m just looking at everest....shes a beauty in the sun......looking forward to shower......yeahar......

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