The #1 reason to do the Everest Base Camp Trek with a guide is to ensure your safety. Many trekkers experience altitude sickness and a guide can help you through it.

Business may seem like a strange word to use to describe climbing the world’s highest mountain, but make no mistake, climbing Everest is big business. It costs the average climber between $50,000 – $100,000!

To those that know me, it comes as no surprise that the animals I meet while traveling are always one of my highlights. But this one was really special. One that had me, a normally law-abiding citizen consider breaking it and risking a criminal record. One that touched the hearts of even non-cat lovers. I