Annapurna day 12 Evacuation by helicopter

At last the helicopter arrives in Manang

Having spent 139.82€ on my mobile phone yesterday just to get the insurance to send a confirmation that they will pay the bill for the helicopter I was not in a very good mood this morning.  I also didn’t get any sleep as I have to sleep on my back and that since the accident, so my back has also had enough.  1 hour sleep then sit or stand for half an hour before trying to sleep again. Continue reading

Annapurna circuit day 1 The long flight to Kathmandu

Ria trying to get comfortable in a not so comfortable sofa

7:30 hours of flight and we are now in the recently refurbished New Delhi Airport. We paid extra for a VP lounge (don’t bother! Free internet, the food and drink are good but it is very hot and the chairs are not very comfortable, in fact, the ones in the public areas are better!) Continue reading