START HERE This is your A to Z site covering everything from shopping to hotels in Nepal. There are even lessons in cultural sensitivity and a beginner's guide to art and religion.
FLOGGING HERZOG Excerpts of Maurice Herzog's Annapurna, a harrowing account of the first ascent of the 8,090-m peak in 1950, can be found on this travel and adventure website. It's a shameless ploy to get you to buy the book, and it's effective. The riveting tale of danger and survival may well have you happily shelling out for more.
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