Monthly Archives: July 2011

National Geographic Daily News remembers a Nawang Gombu moment at the White House in 1963

Cathy Hunter of the National Geographic Daily News had a news item in which she remembered how, on this day (July 8, 1963,) Nawang Gombu draped a friendship scarf around the neck of president John F. Kennedy at the White … Continue reading

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Sir Chris Bonington’s account of a trip to the Kinnaur Himalaya with Rimo Expeditions

It’s always a pleasure to host world-renowned British climber Sir Chris Bonington and our friend Harish Kapadia from Mumbai. The above photo was taken last month before an expedition to the Kinnaur Himalaya in Himachal Pradesh organized by us. They … Continue reading

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