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Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Long swim for an Emperor Penguin

How fantastic,
The folks from New Zealand sure had a treat when this creature arrived on their shores.
I've been going to the Antarctic for 12 years and have yet to see an Emperor Penguin. I could have stayed at home all this time.
Enjoy the short news clip on the site below.


lily said...

sawasdee ka!!
I come to visit naka...

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Langtang Gosaikunda pass helambu trek

Langtang Gosaikunda pass helambu trek
Nepal great Himalayas trekking company best organizer Langtang Gosaikunda pass-Helambu Trek is unique and one of the best trekking trail in Langtang Himalayan ranges. The trekking combines 3popular trekking trails; Langtang Valley, Gosaikunda Lake(pass) and Helambu valley lies in the north of Kathmandu valley offering numerous stunning views of mountains with rare veracities vegetation and glimpse sight of wild life. The Langtang Circuit Trekking route goes through traditional, ethnic Tamang heritage villages and untouched forests with rhododendron, juniper, pine and bamboo. This trek offers an opportunity to explore villages, to climb small peaks and to visit glaciers and scared lakes at a comfortably low elevation

Day01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing and preparation trek
Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi from Kathmandu [1,460m/8-9 hours]
Day 04: Trek Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel [2,470m/6-7 hours by walk]
Day 05: Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang Village [3430m/5.30- 6.30 hours by walk]
Day 06: Trekking Langtang to Kyanjin Gumba [3,870m/4 hours by walk]
Day 07: Explore around Kyanjin Gumba
Day 08: Trek Kyanjin Gompa Back to Lama Hotel (6-7 hours by walk)
Day 09: Lama Hotel to Thulo Shyaphru Village (Langtang to Gosaikunda trek area) [2,250m- 6 - 7 hours by walk]
Day 10: Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa [3,330m/ 5 hours by walk]
Day 11: Sing Gomba to Gosaikunda [4,380m/6 hours by walk]
Day 12: Gosaikunda - Pass (4,610m) to Thadepati Bhanjyang (3,690m/ 7- 8 hours walk]
Day 13: Thadepati to Kutumsang [2,470m/6 hours by walk]
Day 14: Kutumsang to Chisapani [2,165m/6 hours by walk]
Day 15: Chisapani to Sundarijal and drive back to Kathmandu [1,310m/4-5 hours]
Day 16: Final days departure your destination

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