How would it feel to look below in the yawning chasm or up at the peak of the mountain, exploring the world and enjoy the scents, sights, and sounds of nature? Hikers and adventurers know the thrill and the beauty that these views bring us. And today, I want to share some of my favorite hiking trails in Oman. Being a neighbor to the UAE, and filled with picturesque terrains, Oman boasts some of the most beautiful spots to hike and climb, offering explorer adventure and an invigorating sense of challenge and triumph. Continue reading →
Trekking to the Everest Base Camp is a significant bucket-list achievement for many adventurers out there. It’s a thrilling challenge but one that can be achieved with a little determination and eagerness for exploration. In November 2015, I trekked to the Everest Base Camp in 12 days, witnessed rigid snowcapped Himalayan mountains, visited memorials for fallen climbers, stayed in teahouses, and successfully reached the infamous campsite where Everest Summiteers set as a home for months during their rotations. Continue reading →
My first high-altitude mountain and the experience that started it all. Making a girl like me from the UAE want more and attempt to do the seven summits.
First Emirati woman to summit Denali, highest mountain in North America
Trip Journal: Aconcagua in January 2017 – One of the Seven Summits
Successfully completed the Polish Traverse (360) Route including the summit of 6,962 meters – ‘the Roof of the Americas’. Continue reading →