How to Deal With Altitude Sickness When Traveling in The Mountains

Group of People Walking on Mountain.

Imagine driving for hours to reach your destination in the mountain valley. Throughout the way, you would be surrounded by a cloud of excitement to hike through mountains and observe nature from the highest possible point. After all the hassle, when you finally reach your destination, you might feel dizzy and tired. … Read more

Harmful effects of the mountain climbing

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Climbing all the way to reach the mountaintop is surely a rewarding experience. In addition to the climbing thrill, the unique solitary environment and sweeping views around are sure to please your eyes and keep you motivated to reach the peak and enjoy the scenery from the top.  However, mountain climbing is … Read more

Top Tips for Traveling in the Mountains

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Mountains are tourist attractions for relaxation, enjoyment, and research. Many people plan trips to ranges across the world to see these wondrous giant rocks. While mountain trips are fun, they are not as easy as the name indicates.  Before you set out for mountain traveling, it is essential to pre-plan and take … Read more

Skiing In the Beautiful Mountain Of Mauna Kea

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One thing you should probably know by now is that YES! You can ski in Hawaii! The Mauna Kea, which name means “White Mountain,” is one of the volcanoes located on Hawaii’s big island. It is 13,796 ft. above sea level, making it the tallest island mountain in the world. It has … Read more

Mount Rainier Expedition

Northeastern face of Mount Rainier

Location: west-central Washington state Elevation: 4, 393 meters If one wishes to climb a mountain that hits the records, Mount Rainier is the summit to beat! Other than its distinct geologic and astounding glacial features, it is the highest volcanic peak of the contiguous United States. At 14,410 feet, it is known … Read more

Kilimanjaro Expedition

Landscape of Kilimanjaro

Location:Tanzania Elevation:5896m Standing with pride as the highest peak in Tanzania, Africa, Kilimanjaro is also known as the world’s tallest freestanding mountain at 5895 meters. Each year, nearly 3000 people climb this place of myth and folklore found 200 miles (325 km) from the equator. The mountain defies logic with its ice … Read more

Cordillera Huayhuash Trek

blue lakes at CordilleraHuayhuash, Peru

Location: Peru Elevation: 6, 635 meters Sheer mountain peaks, pristine glacial lakes, crystalline rivers and streams, multi-colored lakes, and abundant Andean flora and fauna are all found in the Cordillera Huayhuash. No wonder it is considered one of the ten most incredible treks in the world chosen by most outdoor enthusiasts and … Read more

Machu Picchu Expedition

View of Machu Picchu

Location:Cordillera de Vilcabamba, Andes Mountains, Peru Elevation:2430 meters Do you wish to have the chance to hike one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sights? Twenty-five minutes away from Lima, Peru’s Capital, rests one of the most glorious frozen time entities you could hike. What the universe calls “The Lost City of the Incas,” … Read more

Tibetan Great Treks

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Location:Tibet Dubbed as the “Roof of the World,” the Tibetan plateau covers an area four times France’s size and an average elevation of more than 4, 500 meters. It is also referred to as the “Third Pole” with its amount of glaciers and ice volume that lies within the Himalayas. The southern … Read more

Cerro Aconcagua

Landscape of Aconcagua on a summer day

Location:Argentina Elevation:6,960.8 meters Part of the Principal Cordillera of the Andes mountain range in Mendoza Province, Argentina, the Cerro Aconcagua stands 6,960.8 meters. It lies 112 kilometers northwest of the provincial capital, the city of Mendoza, nearly five kilometers from San Juan Province, and 15 kilometers from Argentina’s border. The mountain is … Read more

Mt Elbrus Climb

Mount Elbrus appears white covered with thick glaciers and ice

Location:Southern Russia Elevation:5,642 meters About Mt. Elbrus Mt. Elbrus is a dormant volcano with an elevation of 5,642 meters above sea level, making the highest stratovolcano in Eurasia, and the tenth most prominent peak in the world.  The mountain is located in Southern Russia, at the Western Caucasus, in the Russian Republic … Read more

Beginner Mountain: Guide to Climbing Island Peak

View of Island Peak

Island Peak is one of the most underestimated mountains to climb by several people. That’s why if you want to stand high in the Himalayas at 20,305 feet, you will need to do the climb up to the summit of Island Peak seriously and make sure that you are in the excellent … Read more

Guide in Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

Guide in Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania stands at 19,341 feet or 5,895 meters. It is considered the highest peak in Africa, and it is the world’s tallest free-standing mountain. Aside from that, Mount Kilimanjaro is also the world’s tallest walkable mountain. However, to reach the summit, you must pass through five distinct climate zones … Read more

Most Dangerous Rock Climbing Places in the World

Rock climbing is certainly not for the faint-hearted. Accidents are not unusual, as being at risk is one of the things inevitably associated with this sport. However, there are just some rock climbing destinations in the world that are notoriously known for being dangerous. Experienced climbers who are looking for a real … Read more

World’s Most Dangerous Mountain Roads

World's Dangerous Mountain Roads

For the tired and weary spirits, there’s nothing like a road trip alone. Being far away from everyone and everything that stresses you out can be a soothing and relaxing experience. But if you’re up for a thrilling adventure that will take your road trip danger difficulty level to eight notches higher, … Read more

Amazing Mount Everest Survivals

Amazing Mount Everest Survivals

Being the highest mountain in the world, a trek up and about Mount Everest is surely a difficult, life-threatening feat. Even for experienced climbers, climbing the famous summit means risking their lives. Above around 8,000 meters is called the death zone – merely because oxygen is severely lacking up there. More than … Read more

Interesting Facts About Mount Everest

Interesting Facts About Mount Everest

Introduction The Mount Everest is known as the tallest mountain on the planet, but that’s not all! Explore the other interesting facts about Mount Everest in this gallery that you still need to know. You will be amazed to know the different facts related to Mount Everest which are often not commonly … Read more