Everest Tattoo Image: A yellow sign with black letters and a red arrow reads, "This way to Mt. Everest B.C."

Perspective Is Everything

Some journeys have a way of staying with you. Anywhere Plus traveller Dean Collver learned this when he experienced the incomparable beauty of Nepal during the Everest Base Camp trek. Now, his experience will never leave him. A Guest Post By: Dean Collver In 2016, I had a career I loved, was caring for three incredible …

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Yaks in shades of black, brown, cream, and black and white trek the snowy Himalaya. A person in a red parka is bringing up the rear.

How To: Train to Trek to Mt. Everest Base Camp

The short answer? Long-ass walks with backpacks. It is a mental game—prepare to be uncomfortable at times. There’s a common misconception that visiting Mount Everest isn’t worth it if you aren’t going into ‘beast mode’ to reach the summit; ironically, for such a long climb, nothing could be further from the truth. You don’t have to …

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A view of snow capped mountains kissed by sunlight rising majestically from amidst smaller mountains in shades of green and brown.

The Trek That Changed Me

Which is more challenging, reaching Mount Everest’s Base Camp or climbing toward a new level of growth and healing in one’s own life? A Guest Post By: Marcella Herington “Inhale for three steps. Exhale for three more. Ignore the nausea, the sore muscles, the lack of sleep.” Putting one foot in front of the other and …

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