Tag: trekking

Himalayan Porters: Saari Duniya Ka Bojh Hum Uthatey Hain (We Carry The Weight of The World)

The Mountain Walker COO Ameen Shaikh, writes an up, close and personal piece on the most important people (and the unsung heroes) of the Himalayan experience, especially on a trek – – the porters.

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Confessions of a Software Tester on Her First High-Altitude Himalayan Trek

Delhi-based Software Testing professional and first-time high altitude trekker to the Himalayas, Sonam Samajpati undertook the Pin Parvati Trek in Himachal Pradesh with The Mountain Walker in September 2017. Scared, tired, fearful, unable to go on, elated, exhilarated, tired … this is her story of self-discovery beyond the myth of her self-image, as she faced the ultimate test of her life thus far.

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