Monthly Archives: November 2011

Beaten by the Flu

I have to say that my trip did not culminate exactly the way I had dreamed it would. Although I did not beat the mountain, the mountain did not beat me either… I was beaten by the flu. I’ve now … Continue reading

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On terrace between Tengboche a…

On terrace between Tengboche and Namche drinking chhang. Sun shines and life is good. Cute little gray kitten keeps me company.

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Within Civilization Again

Greetings from Mikko to everyone! He sent an SMS this morning, announcing that they are back in the civilized world again (i.e. within the range of cell phone coverage šŸ˜‰ He was both in good mood and health. But he … Continue reading

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The Journey Continues

After being forced to spend several days at the basecamp, it seems that Mikko is finally on the move again. I assume the expedition group has now left the basecamp and are trekking toward the Amphu Labtsa pass (at 5848 … Continue reading

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Speculation

I haven’t heard from Mikko since Sunday, but his Spot track reveals that he has stayed put at the basecamp. Let’s hope these two rest days have given him enough time to get better! According to the latest post on … Continue reading

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