Everest Base Camp

Nspcc/Tait 2013 Everest Expedition: Dispatch 20

David Tait | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK
David Tait

Above the Hillary one senses success - the approach ridge is guarded by a furious gale, seemingly hidden until this precise moment. It rears, screams in your ears, sears your exposed skin and tries desperately to throw you like an unwanted intruder from your precarious path.

Nepal Plane Crash Latest In Long List Of Tragedies

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

The high number of adventurers drawn to Nepal to climb the world's highest mountains has led to more than its fair share of tragedies. Friday's pla...