We are going to trek to Annapurna Base Camp – starting at 1.070m in Nayapul and going up to almost 4.100m. more „Preparing for Annapurna Sanctuary Trek“
You either hate or love this city – we love it! It is loud and noicy and full of people, but there is so much to see around every corner. more „Getting lost in Kathmandu“
The time has come to finally leave, and we couldn´t be more excited. The last days have been packed with saying goodbye and organizing a million things. Last night, after celebrating Sina´s birthday (Sandra´s sister) and a great day with our Costa Rican visitors, we drove to the airport with our parents, Sandra´s grandma and Jens´ brother. more „Time to say goodbye…“
However it was a little bit more difficult to pack for such a long time compared to a vacation of 3 weeks. There are much more things you need to consider and you can´t plan yet where exactly you go and what the weather will be like. But whatever you pack, in the end it needs to fit in one backpack. We thought we already had everything, but in the end we had to buy a lot of things, and travel equipment can be quite expensive. This is the full list: more „What to pack for one year…“
Nepal is the first destination of our journey. It is a totally new culture and can´t be compared to any country we have been to before. more „Nepal – our plans & expectations“
It is finally time to say goodbye to Hamburg. Jens left today (flying from Hamburg to Mannheim, which was a big dream as well). Yesterday we had to leave our beautiful apartment, which was very emotional as well.
After four years in this city it really feels like home. more „Hamburg meine Perle“