Fact of the day! The new ‘Everest’ Movie will not be filmed on Everest! Not even in Nepal!!
An interesting fact about the new Everest movie! ‘According to The Nepali Times’ Vijay Lama, the captain of Nepal Airlines (also known as one of the most popular film actors in Nepal, has received a golden opportunity! He and a group of 12 Nepalese Sherpas are off to Val Paradiso in Italy to film the outdoor [click to read more]
What should I know before I book my trek to Everest base camp?
Things you must and should know before trekking to Everest base camp! Everest is still, and will always be, the most coveted goal for serious climbers setting their sights on conquering the World’s highest mountain. As such it has a great attraction for ambitious trekkers who wish to walk in the footsteps of these Everest [click to read more]
My father and I went to Nepal in October this year in to attempt the Everest Base Camp trek with Private Himalaya/Expeditions (PE). The experience was amazing and one we will never forget, right from the start we were so well looked after by PE.
If YOU are thinking about a trek to Everest Base Camp, just look at our reviews! The best recommendation I could give is to use PE again and I will be doing that with my wife in the next 2 years..Island Peak is a definite and there is always Kili in the future which [click to read more]
Success for Philippe as he completes his Mera Peak Climb in the Himalayas with Private Expeditions!!
The Mera Peak expedition starts with a beautiful trek up the relatively quiet Arun Valley and ends with you reaching the summit of Nepal’s highest trekking Peak. From here the views are really breath-taking: all the Himalayan giants,- Everest, Lhotse and Ama Dablam – can be seen and having trekked in the dark you [click to read more]
Mount Everest News! : Proposals for a ‘Hillary’ Peak and ‘Tenzing’ Peak are underway!!
Two unnamed mountains are to be called Hillary Peak and Tenzing Peak, former Nepal Mountaineering Association president Ang Tshering Sherpa said. The two peaks — Hillary’s at 7,681m and Tenzing’s at 7,916m — have never been climbed and are expected to be opened to climbers in the spring season that starts in March. Officials hope the [click to read more]
What’s Buzzing in the World of Everest treks? Was Rupee really the first dog to trek Everest Base camp??? Private Expeditions brings you a round up news …… The NEW Fox Everest show and a Dog named Rupee…
Trekking Everest news! Trekking Everest News!!!!!! The USA network, Fox announced a 10 episode event series about Mount Everest! Describing it as “a suspenseful, action-packed drama that revolves around a group of hikers on an expedition to conquer Mount Everest” in which “secrets are revealed and the truth about their motives are uncovered as [click to read more]
Training for An Everest trek? Or to Climb Kilimanjaro? There’s an app for that!
We all have lists, whether its a shopping list, a list of work to do for that free weekend around the house, a Christmas wish list! We just love it when we have ticked all those boxes off! Its a huge accomplishment! Well when we were just browsing through the app store we were delighted [click to read more]
From Ely to Everest Two great friends took on the trek of their life as they trek Everest Base Camp and summit!!!!!
From Ely to Everest….Two great friends take on the trek of their life as they summit Everest Base Camp with Private Expeditions! And so on to the expedition…… Less than a week ago, October 2013, two great friends Tim Titmarsh and Keith Gallois, two ordinary middle-aged family men, embarked on a three [click to read more]