EVEREST LHOTSE EXPEDITION is sponsored by
O BOTICΑRIO, VOLKSWAGEN and PETROBRΑS
25/08/2002 18th day of the
Brazilian expedition to the Top of the World.
Base Camp ( 5,400m ) The
Brazilian Expedition is the first to arrive to Base
Dear friends, our first dawn at Base Camp came with a
blue sky, no clouds, and the beauty of the mountains
We are very happy for coming to our home in the
Himalayas, where we are going to live for the next two
And be prepared, because the adventure is just
We had a disappointing surprise yesterday. The hard
disk of our notebook is broken, we are very annoyed
because of that, but a new computer is being sent from
Katmandu and should arrive to Base Camp in a week at
the most, so we won't be able to send pictures in this
period. But we are still going to send news via NERA,
our satellite phone.
Thanks for your understanding.
LHOTSE EXPEDITION is sponsored by O BOTICΑRIO,
VOLKSWAGEN and PETROBRΑS
Portuguese by Jorge Rivera