FIRST ACROSS THE ROOF OF THE WORLD Is The Story Of A Incredible Journey In The Days Of Jet Travel And Packaged Tours, Peter Hillary And Graeme Dingle Choose To Travel The Hardest Way On Foot And Carrying Their Supplies Through The Toughest Terrain In The World The Himalayas They Climbed And Tramped For 5,000 Kilometres It Took Them Ten Months They Passed Through Regions And Countries Which Are Merely Exotic Names To Most Of Us Sikkim, Nepal, Garwhal, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir, Ladakh, Tibet And Of Course India And Pakistan They Moved Amongst Three Major Ethnic Groups, And Heard Than Fifty Dialects They Stepped Back In Time, Visiting Places Normally Inaccessible To The Outside World, And With A Way Of Life Which Has Remained Unchanged For Centuries.
- 232 pages
- First Across the Roof of the World
- Graeme Dingle
- 15 January 2019 Graeme Dingle