How this Boomer Canadian Couple Traveled the World for a Year

How this Boomer Canadian Couple Traveled the World for a Year

As a solo backpacker, there are are certain areas of travel I’m not yet an expert in. Fortunately, there are plenty of experts in our community who can share their travel experiences! Lately, there’s been a growing trend among boomers taking sabbaticals, early retirements, and buying vans and just saying “Screw it! Let’s go!” when the kids move out. More and more of my emails come from boomers looking for advice – not young college…

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97 expedition teams off to different peaks of Nepal this season

97 expedition teams off to different peaks of Nepal this season

A total of 97 mountaineering expedition teams comprising 1,432 members from various countries are climbing different peaks of Nepal this season, according to Department of Tourism. Out of 97,34 teams have set out to the world’s highest peak Mount Everest. “The mountaineering tourism did not slide down and continued to attract tourists despite of the last year’s devastating earthquake”, Tourism Department’s Director General Sudarshan Prasad Dhakal said on Monday. The government has opened permission for the…

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