Tag: Mount Everest

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!
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When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 5, 2019

Have you heard that told joke?  Patient says, “Doctor, it hurts when I do this with my arm.”  Doctor’s response ... Read More

Boots on the Ground With Global Rescue:  Fail To Prepare, Prepare To Fail
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Boots on the Ground With Global Rescue: Fail To Prepare, Prepare To Fail

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Founded in 2004, GlobalRescue is the world leader in travel risk mitigation, security, crisis management, medical evacuation and disaster rescue. Global ... Read More

Seven tourists hiking Indian Himalayas missing after Avalanche
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Seven tourists hiking Indian Himalayas missing after Avalanche

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The Indian Himalaya Mountains are in the spotlight of tourism safety after seven tourists mountain climbing went missing last week. ... Read More

Nepal Tourism Board official response to Mount Everest expedition deaths
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Nepal Tourism Board official response to Mount Everest expedition deaths

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Is Nepal a safe destination to travel after 11 people died climbing Mount Everest this season? The answer should be ... Read More

China enacts new law to protect world’s highest mountain
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China enacts new law to protect world’s highest mountain

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

China has enacted a new law designed to protect and conserve the environment surrounding the Mount Qomolangma (Mount Everest) reserve. ... Read More

First Pakistani woman scales Mount Everest
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First Pakistani woman scales Mount Everest

editor editor- May 21, 2013

Samina Baigh is now the pride of Pakistan. She is the first Pakistani women to conquer Mount Everest. Read More

Nepal wants to attract visitors interested in its rich history and culture
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Nepal wants to attract visitors interested in its rich history and culture

editor editor- April 1, 2013

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Nepal's most iconic symbol - Mount Everest, the world's highest peak - and other tall mountains attract ... Read More

19 dead in plane crash near Kathmandu
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19 dead in plane crash near Kathmandu

editor editor- September 28, 2012

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Sita Air Dornier aircraft, which was carrying 16 passengers and three crew members, caught fire and crashed ... Read More

Tanzanian mountain porter set to conquer Mount Everest
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Tanzanian mountain porter set to conquer Mount Everest

editor editor- March 30, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) – An experienced porter who has been climbing Mount Kilimanjaro for decades is set to become the first ... Read More

The roof of the world – Tibetan beauty has no equal
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The roof of the world – Tibetan beauty has no equal

editor editor- December 1, 2011

Tibet seems like a land in the sky. With an average height of 4,000 meters above sea level, it lures ... Read More

Journey to Mount Everest from the comfort of home
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Journey to Mount Everest from the comfort of home

editor editor- October 17, 2011

Imagine embarking on the journey to Mount Everest in the comfort of your home. Read More

Buddha Air tourist plane crash in Nepal
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Buddha Air tourist plane crash in Nepal

editor editor- September 25, 2011

Tourist sightseeing flights are an attraction on every tourism trip to Nepal. Read More

World Responsible Tourism Day reaches new heights
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World Responsible Tourism Day reaches new heights

editor editor- July 6, 2011

Few will ever manage to scale the towering heights of Mount Everest - the summit of the world. Even fewer ... Read More

Apa Sherpa climbs Mt. Everest for the 21st time
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Apa Sherpa climbs Mt. Everest for the 21st time

editor editor- May 12, 2011

Apa Sherpa broke his own world record by scaling Mount Everest (8,848m) for the 21st time on Wednesday. Read More

Nepal’s ex-minister Upadhyay dies chasing Everest record
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Nepal’s ex-minister Upadhyay dies chasing Everest record

editor editor- May 11, 2011

KATHMANDU, Nepal--Former Foreign Minister Shailendra Kumar Upadhyay passed away along the slopes of Mt Everest on Monday leaving incomplete dream ... Read More

Nepal launches “Save Mt. Everest” campaign
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Nepal launches “Save Mt. Everest” campaign

editor editor- March 25, 2011

The Mount Everest cleaning mission is scheduled to start from this April will runs till June 2012. Mount Everest, also ... Read More

South Ridge in New Zealand to be named for Sir Edmund Hillary
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South Ridge in New Zealand to be named for Sir Edmund Hillary

editor editor- August 5, 2010

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – New Zealand authorities are proposing renaming a ridge on the nation's highest mountain to honor Mount ... Read More

Ballot wins over bullet in Nepal
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Ballot wins over bullet in Nepal

editor editor- April 22, 2008

KATHMANDU, Nepal (eTN) - In a historic step towards peace and stability in the country, Nepal has successfully conducted the ... Read More

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