It was No surprise that most people woke up with a hangover this morning, but I made sure everyone knew I felt fine! -Showing off the benefits of being 18! More importantly the weather was good and we shortly arrived at Lukla, where I stocked up on Pringles and chocolate ready for the rugby. Got to watching the rugby before dinner but the connection was so slow, it took me an hour to watch 20mins... I got to 6-3 and was Pringleless so decided to watch the rest t...
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Landing in Lukla was an incredible experience. From the window all I could see is a strip of concrete cut into the mountain- it looks impossible. Then as the landing strip went out of sight the plane dove sharply towards the mountain and the next thing I knew we were bouncing along the runway, going uphill before sharply turning to miss the wall at the end. Fantastic skill by the pilot and frankly I just felt relieved we made it. - No thanks to Uncle Simon's pre...