Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy in Nepal

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Crime The Khumbu region is a very safe part of Nepal and has very rare incidents of violent crime. This doesn’t mean you should let your guard down. You are in a foreign country and with the amount of travelers streaming through the area on treks theft can happen. It is always a good idea to keep your valuables where you can see them. Altitude Sickness Altitude sickness affects even young and healthy people and is a common problem in Khumbu. The symptoms of altitude sickness are dizziness, palpitations and/or severe headaches. If you … Read more