Category Archives: Nepal

Currency in Nepal

Banks in Nepal will no longer be accepting Nepalese currency with portraits of Nepalese kings as of March 15, 2011.  The new Nepalese currency has a picture of Mt. Everest on it and will be accepted throughout Nepal.  Visitors doing … Continue reading

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Upcoming Trip to Nepal: “Free A Child” with GO Campaign and Annapurna Trek

In 1998 our charity partner, Charities Within Reach, began the “Free A Child” initiative to help prevent sex trafficking of Nepali girls to India. Working in remote poor villages in Nepal, Free A Child has changed the lives of hundreds … Continue reading

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Photos from Around the World on Flickr

AWR has joined Flickr in a big way!  Enjoy our photos from Tanzania Safari — Serengeti Tanzania Safari — Ngorongoro Crater Tanzania Safari — Lake Manyara Tanzania — Climbing Kilimanjaro Tibet — The Friendship Highway Tibet — Advanced Base Camp … Continue reading

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When To Go Where

Not sure where to go when? Prime season is when the weather is typically the best. Low season is when the weather is the worst (rainy or cold), but also is typically cheaper and has fewer people. Shoulder season typically … Continue reading

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Nepal: Luxury Everest Base Camp Trek

18-Day trip to Everest Base Camp This tour includes 5 days in Kathmandu (Yak and Yeti Hotel) and 13 days trekking in the Khumbu Valley, including Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar.  On the trek, there are 9 nights in … Continue reading

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Group Trekking

Interesting in joining a group for an amazing trek?  We have dozens of confirmed treks for 2009.  Remember you can also start a trek on any day of the year and customize it to meet your interests! Inca Trail Trek, … Continue reading

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EBC Luxury Trek and Gokyo/Kala Patthar Trek

AWR is offering two new amazing treks in Nepal for 2009! Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek 2009 Group Trip Dates: April 5-22, 2009 Starting at $1895/person We are extending our Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek to 13 days in the … Continue reading

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Give the Gift of Adventure or Giving Back

Adventure all wrapped up! Is there someone on your Christmas list that likes adventure?  How about someone who is impossible to buy for?  Or maybe someone who cannot fit even one more thing into their tiny apartment? If you know … Continue reading

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Travel Calendar

Here is a great calendar for planning your trip at just the right time! JANUARY Tanzania: Peak migration in southern Serengeti Galapagos: Green sea turtles begin egg laying FEBRUARY Tanzania: Sauti za Busara Swahili Music and Cultural Festival in Zanzibar … Continue reading

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Tour the Himalayas with scholar John Bellezza

Adventures Within Reach is offering two trips with archaeologist John Bellezza in 2009 — one to remote regions of Tibet in May and one to the forbidden kingdom of Mustang, Nepal in September. John Vincent Bellezza is a visiting scholar … Continue reading

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