LADAKH, INDIA: Thinlas Chorol

If I may be honest, trekking in Ladakh is rough.  In fact, our attempt to finish Markha Valley trek was incomplete as our guide fell ill and we had to walk out of the trail mid-way into our trek.  Luckily, my attempts to meet Thinlas Chorol was easier than that.  Thinlas Chorol is the founder of the Ladakhi Women's Travel Company in Leh.

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KILIMANJARO: Enjoylight Mafuwe

In February of 2017, my social enterprise, Peak Explorations, organized a group to trek up Kilimanjaro via the Northern Circuit route.  Enjoylight was one of the only 3 female porters out of 24 porters in our group.

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