Treasures from the Kangshung Face of Everest Trek: Part Seven

GeoEx staffer Jenny Jackson and her husband, Brian Jackson, journeyed to Tibet in September, 2013, on GeoEx's Kangshung Face of Everest Trek. The 22-day journey was, according to Jenny, "one of the most amazing trips we've ever taken." This week Wanderlust is showcasing a portfolio of Brian's eye-catching photos from their extraordinary adventure, with Jenny’s captions.   Embraced by Tibet: Wherever we wandered, we were warmly welcomed – and sometimes hugged! – by the Tibetans we met. 

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Treasures from the Kangshung Face of Everest Trek: Part Six

GeoEx staffer Jenny Jackson and her husband, Brian Jackson, journeyed to Tibet in September, 2013, on GeoEx's Kangshung Face of Everest Trek. The 22-day journey was, according to Jenny, "one of the most amazing trips we've ever taken." This week Wanderlust is showcasing a portfolio of Brian's eye-catching photos from their extraordinary adventure, with Jenny’s captions.     In the middle of soul-soaring vastness, the ruins of a mud-brick building symbolize the once-vital presence of humans on this isolated stretch of the Friendship Highway from Tingri to Nepal.  For more information on this trip, visit 

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Treasures from the Kangshung Face of Everest Trek: Part Five

GeoEx staffer Jenny Jackson and her husband, Brian Jackson, journeyed to Tibet in September, 2013, on GeoEx's Kangshung Face of Everest Trek. The 22-day journey was, according to Jenny, "one of the most amazing trips we've ever taken." This week Wanderlust is showcasing a portfolio of Brian's eye-catching photos from their extraordinary adventure, with Jenny’s captions.     The landscapes on our trek were spectacular. Here, the unforgettable view from Pang La at 16,900 feet: left to right, the peaks of Chomo Lonzo, Makalu,...

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Treasures from the Kangshung Face of Everest Trek: Part Four

GeoEx staffer Jenny Jackson and her husband, Brian Jackson, journeyed to Tibet in September, 2013, on GeoEx's Kangshung Face of Everest Trek. The 22-day journey was, according to Jenny, "one of the most amazing trips we've ever taken." This week Wanderlust is showcasing a portfolio of Brian's eye-catching photos from their extraordinary adventure, with Jenny’s captions. This image of a monk praying before a rock...

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Treasures from the Kangshung Face of Everest Trek: Part Three

GeoEx staffer Jenny Jackson and her husband, Brian Jackson, journeyed to Tibet in September, 2013, on GeoEx's Kangshung Face of Everest Trek. The 22-day journey was, according to Jenny, "one of the most amazing trips we've ever taken." This week Wanderlust is showcasing a portfolio of Brian's eye-catching photos from their extraordinary adventure, with Jenny’s captions.     Monastery visits were an ongoing highlight of the trip. I loved watching young monks debate the fine points of Buddhist...

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Don George, Editor

Don George is Editor in Chief of Wanderlust: Literary Journeys for the Discerning Traveler. He has been Travel Editor for the San Francisco Examiner & Chronicle and Salon.com, and Global Travel Editor for Lonely Planet Publications. Don has published eight books, including Travel Writing, A Moveable Feast, The Kindness of Strangers, and Tales from Nowhere. E-mail him at don@geoex.com.

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