Our trip has come to an end..... The picture proves that it is time to leave.... Never mind the feet, there are other things in desperate need to cleaning, i.e. clothes, our sleeping bags and various other things in day use! As it is, leaving Lukla seems to be another mission! We have met plenty of stranded travelers already, who were scheduled to fly out at a specific day and time and then were not able to leave because of apparent bad weather conditions. Fligh...
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Arrived in Lukla - here for the second day already! We missed our flight yesterday and now, we are wait listed to fly out today....all depending on weather! Apparently the wind is too strong to allow planes to land and take off. A bit a pain in the back, as we are literally sitting around and wait. Not much to do here either.... There is a good coffee shop opposite the departure entrance of the airport, but then, how much coffee can one drink in any one day........
The surrounding areas of Lukla airport....apparently the most dangerous airport in the world...well, we made it....!
Group 2 arrived in Lukla! What an interesting flight it was! Landing in the mountains....uphill! Amazing panorama as this little town is 2800m high, is the base for nearly all Everest expeditions! The staring point for our travels too.... Our guide, Devan, a Napali and wonderful guy, is busy getting his team of Sherpas organized. They will transport all equipment for us, as well as for all other expeditions going on trail. I don't know at the moment how many port...