Himalayan Medicine

Exploring Health in Urban and Rural India



A Day Hike From Namche

3440m Compared to all the settlements we passed along the way to Namche, it could perhaps be described as a thriving metropolis. The town is tucked into a basin in the side of the mountain and sprawls upwards on all... Continue Reading →


On the way to Everest – Getting to Namche Bazaar. 

Three days into the journey to Everest Bsae camp and we find ourselves in Namche Bazaar. The de facto capital of the region, the staging hub for climbers and trekkers alike, and the largest market in the region. But first,... Continue Reading →

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