Nepal is an unforgettable country, rich in many things including the world’s highest mountains, fertile valleys, peaceful villages and a gentle culture. It’s a place that changes you – capturing your heart, leaving you with lasting memories. With so much to offer, it’s no surprise Nepal’s official tourism slogan is ‘once is not enough’. Here are six reasons that prove Nepal leaves a lasting impression on those who visit.
“You know when people travel and everyone tells them the tourist things to do? When mountain bikers travel, they want to know what the locals do. So we decided to make a film about that.” – Tokyo Swim Team
"Surfing tends to take itself pretty seriously, and women’s surfing carries the extra burden of not only having to be serious, but also be sexy. 'Pear Shaped' is a tip of the cap to the people who shrug off the unique challenges of surfing and choose to go anyway."
You are invited to join Heather on the trip-of-life-time to Nepal to raise vital funds for the Can Too Foundation.
More people had walked on the moon than completed the entire 1700 kilometre Great Himalayan Trail…until an ordinary Sydney mum took it on. Heather Hawkins came “out of recovery” from her Coogee home to meet with Tracey Croke and share her amazing story.
Kyrgyzstan, a mountain bike, Soviet-era maps, and a few pack horses for support -- the ideal journey for Tracey Croke. With adventures in Afghanistan and Ethiopia behind her, a ten-day trip across Kyrgyzstan’s remote Talas mountain range was right up Tracey’s alley.
How does a free-spirited adventure athlete reconcile herself with motherhood? She turns it into a competitive sport.
My children are my teachers. They greet each day with wonder, openness and love. Quill opens her eyes most mornings, sees me in the bed and sighs, "hmm-mumma". She says it like she feels it; the word thick with the love.
"My first job after finishing school was working as a travel consultant. After a few years on the job, I wanted to be out there exploring the world for myself." Meet Rachel, who after years of dreaming finally scored her dream job of travelling the world.