Trekking Nepal: Your Adventure Guide (A Zero To Travel Podcast Series)
Jason Moore and Anne Dorthe Gloetvold-Moore Zero T
Welcome to an audio adventure unlike anything you've ever heard. I’m Jason Moore, host of the top-rated Zero To Travel Podcast, and I invite you to come with my wife Anne Dorthe and me to visit the beautiful country of Nepal through this unique 16-part travel podcast series – the world’s first “audio guidary” (part audio guide and part diary). We’ll be your travel companions as you soak up the entire Himalayan mountain trekking experience, going from the bustling capital city of Kathmandu to remote Tibetan Buddhist monasteries and beyond. Along the way, you’ll discover Nepalese Culture, learn about her history, and meet her famous friendly people. Together we’ll step into the world’s tallest mountain range, sharing the flood of adrenaline and emotions from hiking along steep ledges and across Indiana Jones-like suspension bridges, through Tibetan Buddhist villages, and into warm, colorful monasteries where we’ll share energizing cups of warm Tibetan tea with the locals. Enjoy the sounds of the villages, the music, the spinning prayer wheels, and the gentle wisdom of our Nepalese guide, Samir, as he shares insightful and practical information for trekking in the Himalayan Mountains. Listen now to experience this one-of-a-kind audio adventure, and learn how to plan your own trek in Nepal. Don’t wait! Subscribe now to get access to the entire series.
Episode 16: Bhaktapur: The Side Few Tourists See
It’s the last day of hiking, and at the trail’s end Jason, AnneDorthe, Samir andMingmartake the terrifying Jeep ride after dark along cliff edges back down to Kathmandu, and say their sad goodbyes. Set off with Jason and AnneDortheto explore other parts of Nepal, includingPokharaandBhaktapur! Learn about obtaining a visa in Nepal, visiting Nepal’s UNESCO World Heritage sites, and traveling between cities in Nepal. Visit Nepal’s largest stupa in Samir’shome town,Boudha, and listen to the tornado of chanting and conch shell music emanating from the monasteries as you wander through the streets. Stay overnight and experience a sight that most tourists never see. Do you want to hire Samir to be your guide? Listen up for his contact information! Email him email@example.com Thank you for joining us for this adventure in Nepal! Ready for the next step? To access the ultimate resource for hiking adventures around the world and get our FREE gear guide, check outzerototravel.com/trekk...
Episode 17: Addendum: The 2015 Earthquake
On April 25, 2015, a huge earthquake shook the little country of Nepal, killing 9,000 people, causing avalanches on Everest, and destroying entire villages. Some of the places Jason and AnneDorthehad visited were destroyed. Is Samir ok? IsMingmarok? These were the first thoughts that struck Jason and AnneDorthewhen they heard the news. Learn what happened, how theManasluCircuit was affected, and whether it’s still a good idea to travel to Nepal. Is it worth it? Are you ready for a trekking adventure? To access the ultimate resource for hiking adventures around the world and get our FREE gear guide, check outzerototravel.com/trekking. Want more travel? Subscribe to the Zero To Travel Podcast
Episode 15: Electricity: Return to Civilization
Jason and AnneDortheexperience the luxuries of modern civilization again for the first time in 12 days. They will miss the high Tibetan Buddhist villages and the ritual of hunting down the village water source each evening. The couple reflects on how the trek has changed them forever. Is one trek in Nepal enough, or will you want to go back and do another one? Learn what Jason and AnneDorthewould do differently if they were to plan this trip again, what type of information should you know before you land in Nepal, and how much they paid for their trek. What can you learn from their mistakes? Want to try your hand at booking a trek? To access the ultimate resource for hiking adventures around the world and get our FREE gear guide, check outzerototravel.com/trekking. Want more travel? Subscribe to the Zero To Travel Podcast To book Samir as your guide, email him firstname.lastname@example.org
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