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Going to Nepal - Know Before You Go

I Wish I Would Have Known Before I Came to Nepal…

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How to avoid scams and jams in Shangri-La! (This is from a hugely popular post I wrote for Travelpod.com; many travelers to Nepal have commented that they find it very useful, so here are my insider tips on traveling to Nepal. – Sandra BK, co-owner of Hardcore Nepal and...

Trekking in Nepal? Choose shoes wisely!

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If you will be walking the 14-16 day Everest Base Camp trek, the most important article of clothing you will have is your shoes.   Mind you, by the end of your Himalayan trek, you will probably never want to see them again (one of our Langtang guides threw his shoes off the top...

Paying in Nepal – Rupees, ATMs and Credit Cards

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So you’re ready for your  Hardcore Nepal trek or tour.   Maybe you planned ahead and booked online, but even so, you may want to have some cash in your own currency or USD to exchange upon arrival. Nepal’s currency is called the Nepalese Rupee (NPR). You will need to get it...

Kayak Nepal – But Bring Your Own Kayak

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In Nepal there is a general shortage of kayaks to buy (compared to other countries), which is strange considering the abundance of extreme white water in this country. So, we have to bring our own when traveling back home from out of the country. If you want to bring a kayak to...