Nepal is hosting the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Adventure Travel Mart and Responsible Tourism Conference 2011. Nepal was selected host for the event as the country is celebrating the year 2011 as Nepal Tourism Year.

The four-day event will be organized at Fulbari Resort & Spa in Pokhara from Feb 7.

40 years old Mrs. Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner from Austria is now summiting her 13th 8000 M peak Mt. Everest from North side (Tibet) with his husband famous mountaineer Mr. Ralf Dujmovits in May.

World’s famous climber Mr. Juan Eusebio Oiarzabal Urteaga (know as Juanito), Spain who already broke the world record of climbing the great peaks in 2003, after twenty three times crowned peaks over 8,000 m altitude.

It is surprise that a Spanish woman, Edurne Lizarriban Pasaban who has completed her studies of Industrial Engineering and subsequently obtained a Masters in Human Resources Management at ESADE Business School in Barcelona, is going to bid 14th 8000 M peaks in this spring.

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