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Himalayan Weather

Annapurna South, Huinchuli and Machhapuchhare from DhampusIf you read any guide book on the Himalaya or on trekking in the Himalayan region, you will invariably be told that the post-monsoon...
Trekking and Photography in the · 1w ago

Nikon 180-400 Super Zoom with TC 1.4 Teleconverter

Nikon introduces a 180-400 F4 superzoom with 1.4 teleconverter built in at $12,399.95!The press release from the Nikon USA site says it all:"Pros who spend time behind a super-telephoto lens...
Trekking and Photography in the · 2W ago

Annapurna Foothills Trek | The Photographs

Approaching LandrungSouth Col Expeditions completed another Annapurna Foothills Trek from December 23-30 2017 amidst speactacular winter weather with clear blue skies and warm sunshine. Some...
Trekking and Photography in the · 3W ago

Everest Base Camp Trek | The Best Season ?

I am often asked which is the best time to trek in the Everest region? Is it April and October? Interestingly things have changed a lot including the weather so this post covers the seasons ...
Trekking and Photography in the · 1M ago

Yeti | The Myth is dismissed

Edmund Hillary, one of the first two people to scale Mount Everest, and Khunjo Chumbi, a Nepali village elder, hold what was then thought to be the scalp of yeti, in Calcutta, India, on Dece...
Trekking and Photography in the · 1M ago

Mustang Nepal | The Trans Himalaya

Cultivated fields of ChuksangMustang (from the Tibetan möntang (Wylie: smon-thang), Nepali: मुस्तांग Mustāṃg "fertile plain"), formerly Kingdom of Lo, is a remote and isolated region of the ...
Trekking and Photography in the · 1M ago

The Himalayan | November 25th 2017 Kolkata

OF HIMALAYAN CLIMBS ,TRAVELS & TECHNOLOGY – A program hosted by ‘THE HIMALAYAN’ 25th November (Saturday) at the Gorky Sadan, 6pm.THE HIMALAYAN’   was  conceived in 2017,  to attract  like-mi...
Trekking and Photography in the · 2M ago

Banff Mountain Book Festival Winners 2017

Grand Prize$4000 - Sponsored by Alpine Club of CanadaThe ClimbersJim Herrington, Mountaineers Books (USA, 2017)"Representing the fruits of a twenty-year photographic quest, Jim Herrington's ...
Trekking and Photography in the · 2M ago

Raghubir Singh - A Retrospective The Met Breur New York October 11 2017-Jan 2 2018

Raghubir Singh was undoubtedly one of the greatest colour photographers of his generation. He produced  around fourteen books -  all of them on India - the country where he spent the major p...
Trekking and Photography in the · 2M ago

Bhutan | Arrival and Departure Formalities for Indian Citizens

Paro airportI visited Bhutan recently flying into Paro airport from Kolkata and I have been asked a lot of questions regarding entry formalities into Bhutan for Indians and whether any visa ...