Category: Blog

8 October 2021
Kilimanjaro Expedition with Earth's Edge 5

How to get to Mount Kilimanjaro

If you’re planning on trekking to the Roof of Africa, you might have a few questions in mind. Most commonly, you’ll be thinking about how hard the climb is, or how much training you may have to do. But one of the first questions is pretty practical… how do you get there? This post has everything you need to know about how to get to Mount Kilimanjaro, so read on for more…

Everest Base Camp with Earth's Edge 2

How to trek to Everest Base Camp

Almost everyone has heard of Everest Base Camp. At the foothills of one of the most famous mountains in the world, this is where the infamous trek to the summit of Everest begins. But even if you’re not climbing Everest, the trek to Everest Base Camp is one of the most beautiful you can ever take. Weaving through the Nepalese Himalayas and passing through stunning scenery and charming villages makes for an epic adventure. If you’re wondering how to trek to Everest Base Camp, here’s a post that may help…

Earth's Edge Elbrus Guided Expedition

How to climb Elbrus

Fancy an epic adventure? Mount Elbrus is just the ticket! One of the Seven Summits, Elbrus is the highest peak in Europe. Standing at 5,642m, the views from the summit are out of this world. If this sounds like it’s right up your alley, you may be wondering how to climb Elbrus. This blog post has all the information you need…

How to trek to Machu Picchu

The trek to Machu Picchu is one of the greatest hikes in the world. When you finally reach this sacred site, you can’t help but be blown away. There’s nothing else on earth quite like it! To get to Machu Picchu, there are a number of different options available. If you’re wondering how to trek to Machu Picchu, we’ve got the answers to all of your questions…

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How to climb Kilimanjaro

The highest point in Africa, Kilimanjaro is a magical mountain. Climbing it is on many a bucket list, and the view from the summit is simply incredible. But how do you go about getting to the top? Can you do it alone, or do you have to be guided? Where is Kilimanjaro, and how do you get there? If you’re wondering how to climb Kilimanjaro, we’ve got some useful info for you below…

Kang Yatse with Earth's Edge 4

How to train for Kang Yatse II

Kang Yatse II is a mountain for serious trekkers. The highest trekking peak in the Indian Himalayas, Kang Yatse II is a tough challenge. Standing at 6,250m, you spend time on snow as well as dealing with altitude. Which is why it’s so important to train properly. If you’re wondering how to train for Kang Yatse II, here is some advice…

Annapurna Base Camp with Earth's Edge 3

How to train for Annapurna Base Camp

The trek to Annapurna Base Camp is a beautiful one. We weave through lush forests, past waterfalls and through incredible Nepalese villages. While it may not be a particularly difficult trek compared to some, it still involves long days of trekking. In order to enjoy the expedition, it’s vital that you train beforehand. If you love the idea but are wondering how to train for Annapurna Base Camp, we’ve got you covered…

Mera Peak with Earth's Edge 4

How to train for Mera Peak

Nepal is a country filled with the most incredible mountains. And Mera Peak is one of the most beautiful. Standing at 6,476m, Mera Peak is the highest trekking peak in Nepal and makes for an exceptional climb. But it’s tough! If you’re thinking of climbing it but want to know how to train for Mera Peak, this blog post has the answers…

Aconcagua with Earth's Edge 2

How to train for Aconcagua

Aconcagua is a beast of a mountain. The highest peak in both the Western and Southern hemispheres, the journey to the summit of Aconcagua is an epic climb. But when you’re at the top, there’s no other feeling like it. If you’re thinking about tackling it yourself, but are wondering how to train for Aconcagua, we have you covered…

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Hands down the most special and amazing trip I have done to date, and coming from a well-seasoned traveler this is saying a lot! Climbing Kilimanjaro had been on my bucket list for quite some time and when I turned 40 this year, I decided…

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