Top 10 Gifts for Friends who Love to Hike

Shopping for gifts can be tiresome when you do not know just what to get for your friends. A gift should be personalized to the person you are gifting it to and should serve a purpose to be meaningful to them, which is a tough combination. However, if your friends love hiking and are anything like me, they would definitely appreciate these fun and practical gifts from you, that will be both meaningful and useful to them. Continue reading →

What to Expect When Trekking to Everest Base Camp

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 →

First Aid and Mountain Training, the responsibility of every adventurer?

Just like you study for an exam, before any hike or expedition, you need to be well prepared for it. This includes being well aware of all the risks and taking sufficient measures to protect yourself from them. The best way that you can prepare yourself for anything is to get knowledge about it, and for mountain climbing; training and first aid courses, in my opinion, are a must to know the basic care routines in case of any injury or emergency. Continue reading →

عن هنادي الهاشمي

هنادي الهاشمي،  متسلقة جبال من الامارات 

لقد أنجزت هنادي الهاشمي مرتفعات مثيرة بأكثر من طريقة. هي طموحة تتحلى بروح تتوق دائما للمغامرة واكتشاف جمال الطبيعة الدفين. بدأت رحلتها بالفضول الذي دفعها لاستكشاف الأرض الرائعة والتاريخ لدولة الامارات العربية المتحدة وسلطنة عمان. Continue reading →