A journalist observes life in the far north.
Lukla is the town from where we start the trek to Base Camp. It’s almost twice as high as Denver and the temperatures this coming week are predicted to be in the high 30s and low 40s.
Here’s the Wiki entry. It’s short but informative. Another Web site said the village’s airport is one of the most dangerous in the world. It goes uphill and the end of the runway is a cliff.