I’ve been thinking of Val‘s friends in Nepal, and especially the people we met in Manaslu and Tsum over Easter. These areas are very close to the epicentre of the main earthquake, yet so far there’s been no mention of them in the news reports or even on Google. #Gorkha on Twitter has proved the most informative today.
— Marian Catalán (@MarianCataln) April 26, 2015
— Gundruk Post (@GundrukPost) April 25, 2015
This Google map shows Barpak village (left), Manaslu and the villages I visited on my Tsum Valley trek over Easter (right) – Barpak is 14km NW of Soti Khola where we started our trek (pin 3):